Grimmelings – the first or last gleams of daylight.
Word of the day: "grimmelings" – the first or last gleams of the day (Scots, esp. Orkney).
From the Norwegian "grimla", to glimmer before the eyes, to twinkle or blink. Also "grimlins". pic.twitter.com/6a0EJYrXVm
— Robert Macfarlane (@RobGMacfarlane) May 5, 2018
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