Sunbeam Sun"beam`, n. [AS. sunnebeam.] A beam or ray of the sun. ``Evening sunbeams.'' --Keble. [1913 Webster]

Thither came Uriel, gliding through the even On a sunbeam. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

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