The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Arise \A*rise"\ ([.a]*r[imac]z"), v. i. [imp. Arose
(-r[=o]z"); p. pr. & vb. n. Arising; p. p. Arisen
(-r[i^]z"'n).]. [AS. [=a]r[imac]san; [=a] (equiv. to Goth.
us-, ur-, G. er-, orig. meaning out) + r[imac]san to rise;
cf. Goth. urreisan to arise. See Rise.]
1. To come up from a lower to a higher position; to come
above the horizon; to come up from one's bed or place of
repose; to mount; to ascend; to rise; as, to arise from a
kneeling posture; a cloud arose; the sun ariseth; he arose
early in the morning.
2. To spring up; to come into action, being, or notice; to
become operative, sensible, or visible; to begin to act a
part; to present itself; as, the waves of the sea arose; a
persecution arose; the wrath of the king shall arise.
There arose up a new king . . . which knew not
Joseph. --Ex. i. 8.
The doubts that in his heart arose. --Milton.
3. To proceed; to issue; to spring.
Whence haply mention may arise
Of something not unseasonable to ask. --Milton.