Definition of Pentastich. Meaning of Pentastich. Synonyms of Pentastich

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Definition of Pentastich

Pentastich
Pentastich Pen"ta*stich, n. [Gr. ? of five verses; ? (see Penta-) + ? line, verse.] A composition consisting of five verses.

Meaning of Pentastich from wikipedia

- A quintain or pentastich is any poetic form containing five lines. Examples include the tanka, the cinquain, the quintilla and the limerick.        All...
- (Arabic مخمس 'fivefold') refers to a type of Persian or Urdu cinquain or pentastich with Sufi connections based on a pentameter. And have five lines in each...
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- haplostichous, hemistich, heptastich, monostich, monostichous, orthostichy, pentastich, polystichia, polystichous, stich, stichic, stichomancy, stichometry,...
- Raina, "The Little Gr**** That You Despise". This poem is in ƙwar biyar, pentastich form, with “bᾱ” as the external rhyme. This stanza echoes a proverb in...
- The Country Road (1995) The Secret Room (1997) A Commonplace Book of Pentastichs (1998) Byways: A Memoir (2005) The Way It Wasn't: From the Files of James...
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