The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Awake \A*wake"\, v. t. [imp. Awoke, Awaked; p. p. Awaked;
(Obs.) Awaken, Awoken; p. pr. & vb. n. Awaking. The
form Awoke is sometimes used as a p. p.] [AS.
[=a]w[ae]cnan, v. i. (imp. aw[=o]c), and [=a]wacian, v. i.
(imp. awacode). See Awaken, Wake.]
1. To rouse from sleep; to wake; to awaken.
Where morning's earliest ray . . . awake her.
And his disciples came to him, and awoke him,
saying, Lord, save us; we perish. --Matt. viii.
2. To rouse from a state resembling sleep, as from death,
stupidity., or inaction; to put into action; to give new
life to; to stir up; as, to awake the dead; to awake the
I was soon awaked from this disagreeable reverie.
It way awake my bounty further. --Shak.
No sunny gleam awakes the trees. --Keble.