morn

[mawrn]
noun Literary.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English morn(e), Old English morne (dative of morgen morning); cognate with Dutch, German Morgen

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morn (mɔːn)
 
n
1.  a poetic word for morning
2.  (Scot) the morn tomorrow
3.  (Scot) the morn's nicht tomorrow night
 
[Old English morgen; compare Old High German morgan, Old Norse morginn]

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morn
contracted from M.E. morwen, from O.E. (Mercian) margen (dat. marne), earlier morgen (dat. morgne), from P.Gmc. *marganaz, *murganaz "morning" (cf. O.H.G. morgen, Goth. maurgins), perhaps from PIE base *mergh- "to blink, twinkle" (cf. Lith. mirgeti "to blink").
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Example sentences
Every morn ing she fills the measuring cup to exactly one cup.
They got up a sail this morn thinking it would hold the ship more steady, but the wind soon tore it to shreds.
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