Hemistich (15 words)

Literary/ Cultural Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

Half of an Alexandrine line, i.e. a semantic group of six syllables. See “Alexandrine”.

Citation:
Editors. "Hemistich". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2001
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=502, accessed 05 December 2016.]