Definition of Telestich. Meaning of Telestich. Synonyms of Telestich

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Definition of Telestich

Telestich
Telestich Te*les"tich, n. [Gr. ? the end + ? a line, verse.] A poem in which the final letters of the lines, taken consequently, make a name. Cf. Acrostic.

Meaning of Telestich from wikipedia

- recurring feature) forms a word it is called a telestich; the combination of an acrostic and a telestich in the same composition is called a double acrostic...
- polystichous, stich, stichic, stichomancy, stichometry, stichomythia, telestich stich- tunic Gr**** στίχη (stíkhē), στιχάριον (stikhárion) sticharion stig-...
- upper part is composed by one poet and the lower part by another. techne telestich A poem or other form of writing in which the last letter, syllable or...
- polystichous, stich, stichic, stichomancy, stichometry, stichomythia, telestich stich- tunic Gr**** στίχη (stíkhē), στιχάριον (stikhárion) sticharion stig-...
- which is remarkably contrived, incorporating both an acrostic and a telestich: the first letters of each line in the left-hand margin spell out a phrase...
- to England, and has "ADALSTAN" as its acrostich and "IOHANNES" as its telestich. The date, in combination with the spelling Adalstan (an apparent representation...