A*rise", n. Rising. [Obs.] Drayton.

A*rise" (ȧ*rīz"), v. i. [imp. Arose (-rōz"); p. pr. & vb. n. Arising; p. p. Arisen (- rĭz"'n).]. [AS. ārīsan; ā (equiv. to Goth. us-, ur-, G. er-, orig. meaning out) + rīsan to rise; cf. Goth. urreisan to arise. See Rise.] 1. To come up from a lower to a higher position; to come above the horizon; to come up from one's bed or place of repose; to mount; to ascend; to rise; as, to arise from a kneeling posture; a cloud arose; the sun ariseth; he arose early in the morning.

2. To spring up; to come into action, being, or notice; to become operative, sensible, or visible; to begin to act a part; to present itself; as, the waves of the sea arose; a persecution arose; the wrath of the king shall arise.

There arose up a new king . . . which knew not Joseph.
Ex. i. 8.

The doubts that in his heart arose.

3. To proceed; to issue; to spring.

Whence haply mention may arise
Of something not unseasonable to ask.