evensong

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noun, often capitalized even·song \ˈē-vən-ˌsȯŋ\

Definition of evensong

  1. 1 :  vespers 1

  2. 2 :  evening prayer

Origin and Etymology of evensong

Middle English, from Old English ǣfensang, from ǣfen evening + sang song


First Known Use: before 12th century

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