moonlit etymology

English word moonlit comes from English moon, English lit

Detailed word origin of moonlit

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
moon English (eng) (cartomancy) The thirty-second Lenormand card.. (literary) A month, particularly a lunar month.. Any natural satellite of a planet.. (with "the") Earth's only natural satellite.. A crescent-like outwork in a fortification.. The eighteenth trump/major arcana card of the Tarot. (intransitive, US, colloquial) (usually followed by over or after) To fuss over something adoringly; to be infatuated [...]
lit English (eng) (US, dialectal) To run or light (alight). (obsolete) Little. (UK, _, dialectal) Colour; blee; dye; stain. (slang) Excellent, fantastic; captivating.. (slang) Sexually aroused (usually of a female), especially visibly sexually aroused.. (slang) intoxicated or under the influence of drugs; stoned.. Illuminated. (transitive) To colour; dye. (obsolete) Little.
moonlit English (eng) Lit by moonlight.