Akebono (曙?) is a Japanese noun that means "dawn" or "daybreak"..
It may also refer to:
- Akebono (genus), a fly genus in the family Sciomyzidae or Phaeomyiidae
- Akebono (satellite), a geomagnetosphere observation satellite
- Akebono scale, a common scale used in Japanese music.
- Akebono (train), a sleeping-car train in Japan
- Akebono Tarō, a retired sumo wrestler
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