wakener

noun
wak·​en·​er | \ ˈwāk-nər, ˈwā-kə- How to pronounce wakener (audio) \

Definition of wakener

archaic
: one that causes to waken

First Known Use of wakener

1597, in the meaning defined above

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“Wakener.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wakener. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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