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  • n. The reflection of moonlight on a body of water.


moon +‎ wake (Wiktionary)


  • Moonglade or moonwake is surely the word to use for real.

    Word Fugitives

  • He wrote, Mariners sometimes call the moving path of light leading to the moon the moonwake, because it looks like the white wash of

    Word Fugitives

  • Like the moonwake over the waters; and whiles they were scant and wan,

    The Story of Sigurd the Volsung


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