Telestich

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Telestich A poem in which the final letters of the lines, taken consequently, make a name. Cf. Acrostic.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n telestich A poem in which the final letters of the lines make a name.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Telestich tel′ē-stik a poem in which the final letters of the lines make a name.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. the end + a line, verse