'Dawning' in the Bible
He said, The Lord came from Sinai, dawning on them from Seir; shining out from Mount Paran, coming from Meribath Kadesh: from his right hand went flames of fire: his wrath made waste the peoples.
And it came to pass on the seventh day, that they rose early about the dawning of the day, and compassed the city after the same manner seven times: only on that day they compassed the city seven times.
Then came the woman in the dawning of the day, and fell down at the door of the man's house where her lord was, till it was light.
And they arose early; and when it was about the dawning of the day, Samuel called to Saul on the roof, saying, Arise, that I may send thee away. And Saul arose, and they went out both of them, he and Samuel, into the street.
Let the stars of the twilight thereof be dark; let it look for light, but have none; neither let it see the dawning of the day:
When I lie down, I say, When shall I arise, and the night be gone? and I am full of tossings to and fro unto the dawning of the day.
I prevented the dawning of the morning, and cried: I hoped in thy word.
But the path of the righteous is as the dawning light, That shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
Therefore shall evil come upon thee; thou shalt not know the dawning thereof: and mischief shall fall upon thee; thou shalt not be able to put it away: and desolation shall come upon thee suddenly, which thou knowest not.
After the Sabbath, as the first day of the week was dawning, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to view the tomb.
Dawning on those who now dwell in the darkness and shadow of death--To direct our feet into the path of peace."
It was the day of Preparation [for the Sabbath], and the Sabbath was dawning (approaching).