Daystar

DAYSTAR (Gr. phōsphoros, light-giving). The planet Venus, seen as a morning star, heralding the dawn. The prophet compared the splendor of the king of Babylon to Lucifer, “son of the morning” (Isa.14.12 kjv; jb, nasb, rsv “son of [the] dawn”; niv “morning star”). Jesus calls himself “the bright Morning Star” (Rev.22.16). He is called the “morning star” in 2Pet.1.19.