NOCTURN MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Nocturn Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) An office of devotion, or act of religious service, by night.
  2. (n.) One of the portions into which the Psalter was divided, each consisting of nine psalms, designed to be used at a night service.
  3. (n.) An office of devotion, or act of religious service, by night.
  4. (n.) One of the portions into which the Psalter was divided, each consisting of nine psalms, designed to be used at a night service.


• Nocturnal Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Of, pertaining to, done or occuring in, the night; as, nocturnal darkness, cries, expedition, etc.; -- opposed to diurnal.
  2. (n.) An instrument formerly used for taking the altitude of the stars, etc., at sea.
  3. (a.) Having a habit of seeking food or moving about at night; as, nocturnal birds and insects.
  4. (n.) An instrument formerly used for taking the altitude of the stars, etc., at sea.
  5. (a.) Having a habit of seeking food or moving about at night; as, nocturnal birds and insects.
  6. (a.) Of, pertaining to, done or occuring in, the night; as, nocturnal darkness, cries, expedition, etc.; -- opposed to diurnal.


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