Definitions for "Wake"
Keywords:  vigil, woke, funeral, irish, festive
To sit up late festive purposes; to hold a night revel.
To watch, or sit up with, at night, as a dead body.
The state of forbearing sleep, especially for solemn or festive purposes; a vigil.
Keywords:  awake, rouse, stirred, sleep, excite
To be or to continue awake; to watch; not to sleep.
To be excited or roused from sleep; to awake; to be awakened; to cease to sleep; -- often with up.
To be exited or roused up; to be stirred up from a dormant, torpid, or inactive state; to be active.
The track left by a vessel in the water; by extension, any track; as, the wake of an army.
To put in motion or action; to arouse; to excite.
The temporary trail in the water behind the canoe; also called the wash. If another boat rides on the wash, the paddler can go the same speed but with less effort exerted.
Keywords:  david, novel, album, nbm, buchet
a party for the dead like the one that starts the novel
Wake is a compilation from previous albums of Dead Can Dance released in 2003. It contains 26 tracks on two discs. It includes the song, The Lotus Eaters, (previously released only on the Dead Can Dance (1981-1998) box-set), which was recorded in 1998 as part of their new album but remained the last song recorded before the break-up of the band.
In cryptography, WAKE is a stream cipher designed by David Wheeler in 1993.
the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event); "the aftermath of war"; "in the wake of the accident no one knew how many had been injured"
Keywords:  guam, hawaii, pacific, island, western
an island in the western Pacific between Guam and Hawaii
A watch over the deceased. "Wake" and "watch" are etymologically related.
Keywords:  meteor, train, along, appears, lived
A meteor train that is so short lived that it appears to move along with the meteor.
Keywords:  remember, tell, died, miss, going
a special time when people remember the person who died and tell each other they are going to miss that person
Keywords:  ceremony, death, associated
A wake is a ceremony associated with death.
Keywords:  wasted, sign, energy, money
a sign of wasted energy, and wasted money