Dawncities is a term used to describe those cities, the origins of which could be traced back to the time of the Dawnsingers.[1]

Talk of the Dawncities had become popular lately among lighteyes - the idea that certain cities could trace their origins back to the Dawnsingers.[1]

The wife of Highprince Hatham made the Dawncities her study.[1]

Sesemalex Dar, one of the most ancient cities on Roshar, is believed to be one of the Dawncities, due to a particular composition of the stone therein.[2]