Octosyllabic (12 words)

Literary/ Cultural Context Note

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

Context

A stanza in which each of the two lines contains eight syllables.

Citation:
Editors. "Octosyllabic". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2001
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=786, accessed 07 December 2016.]