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wakenv. i. [OE. waknen, AS. wæcnan; akin to Goth. gawaknan. See Wake, v. i.].
     To wake; to cease to sleep; to be awakened.  [1913 Webster]
    "Early, Turnus wakening with the light."  [1913 Webster]
wakenv. t. 
  •  To excite or rouse from sleep; to wake; to awake; to awaken.  Milton.  [1913 Webster]
  •  To excite; to rouse; to move to action; to awaken.  [1913 Webster]
    "Then Homer's and Tyrtæus' martial muse
    Wakened the world.
    "  [1913 Webster]
    "Venus now wakes, and wakens love."  [1913 Webster]
    "They introduce
    Their sacred song, and waken raptures high.
    "  [1913 Webster]


waken, v.tr. & intr. make or become awake.

ON vakna f. Gmc, rel. to WAKE(1)

For further exploring for "waken" in Webster Dictionary Online

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