iambics

iambics
subst. \/aɪˈæmbɪks\/
1) (verselære) jambisk vers
2) (gresk litteratur) jambersatire

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  • iambics — i·am·bic || aɪ æmbɪk n. (Poetry) iambus, foot consisting of two syllables (the first syllable is long and the second short or the first syllable is stressed and the second unstressed); verse composed of iambic feet adj. of or pertaining to… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • iambics — verse using iambuses. → iambic …   English new terms dictionary

  • Gaisford Prize — The Gaisford Prize is a prize in the University of Oxford, founded in 1855 in memory of Dr Thomas Gaisford (1779–1855). For most of its history, the prize was awarded for Classical Greek Verse and Prose. The prizes are now the Gaisford Essay… …   Wikipedia

  • ἰάμβιζον — ἰ̱άμβιζον , ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics imperf ind act 3rd pl ἰ̱άμβιζον , ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics imperf ind act 1st sg ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics imperf ind act 3rd pl (homeric ionic) ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics imperf ind act 1st sg (homeric… …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἰάμβιζε — ἰ̱άμβιζε , ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics imperf ind act 3rd sg ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics pres imperat act 2nd sg ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics imperf ind act 3rd sg (homeric ionic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • sonnet — sonnetlike, adj. /son it/, n. 1. Pros. a poem, properly expressive of a single, complete thought, idea, or sentiment, of 14 lines, usually in iambic pentameter, with rhymes arranged according to one of certain definite schemes, being in the… …   Universalium

  • ἰαμβιστάς — ἰαμβιστά̱ς , ἰαμβιστής one who writes iambics masc acc pl ἰαμβιστά̱ς , ἰαμβιστής one who writes iambics masc nom sg (epic doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἰαμβίζει — ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics pres ind mp 2nd sg ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics pres ind act 3rd sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἰαμβίζουσι — ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics pres part act masc/neut dat pl (attic epic doric ionic) ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics pres ind act 3rd pl (attic epic doric ionic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἰαμβίζω — assail in iambics pres subj act 1st sg ἰαμβίζω assail in iambics pres ind act 1st sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • PROSODY, HEBREW — This article is a survey of the history of Hebrew poetic forms from the Bible to the present time. The entry is arranged according to the following outline: introduction the variety of formal systems the specific nature of hebrew literary history …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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