- the sudden appearance of sunlight, as through a break in clouds
- a decorative device representing the sun with spreading rays
- A sudden burst of sunlight, as through broken clouds.
- a. A pattern or design consisting of a central disk with radiating spires projecting in the manner of sunbeams.b. A jeweled brooch with such a design.
mosaic design at Palau Güell,
by Antoni Gaudí