- Eventide is defined as an old fashioned way to say evening.
An example of eventide is after the sun goes down.
Eventide over the ocean.
eventide definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English ; from Old English æfentid: see evening and amp; tide
eventide definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Middle English, from Old English ǣfentīd : ǣfen, evening + tīd, time; see dā- in Indo-European roots.