Hexastich

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Hexastich A poem consisting of six verses or lines.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hexastich In prosody, a strophe, stanza, or poem consisting of six lines.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Hexastich heks′a-stik a poem or stanza of six lines.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. hexastichus, of six rows, lines, or verses, Gr. ; "e`x six + sti`chos row, line, verse
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. hexastichoshex, six, stichos, a line.