English dictionary definition of:



  • Roman goddess of night; daughter of Erebus; counterpart of Greek Nyx
  • darkness
  • the dark part of the diurnal cycle considered a time unit
  • the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
  • the time between sunset and midnight
  • the period spent sleeping
  • a period of ignorance or backwardness or gloom
  • a shortening of nightfall

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dark nighttime nox

Spellzone course content

View spelling list igh words and learn about the word night in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Scrabble score for night

Scrabble score = 9

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