What does the word moonbeam mean?

Usage examples for moonbeam

  1. The moonbeam on the wall moved perceptibly. – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  2. Ralph Newton was a hunting man, with a stud of horses,- never less than four, and sometimes running up to seven and eight,- always standing at the Moonbeam, at Barnfield. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  3. Then as the boy thanked him, he saw by a stray and watery moonbeam it was young Angus Mackie. – The Moving Finger A Trotting Christmas Eve at Warwingie Lost! The Loss of the "Vanity" Dick Stanesby's Hutkeeper The Yanyilla Steeplechase A Digger's Christmas by Mary Gaunt