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Literary/ Cultural Context Note

  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 12: Global Voices, Global Histories: World Literatures and Cultures.

A song or hymn of praise, joy, or triumph, originally sung by Greeks in gratitude to Apollo.

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Editors. "Paen". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2001
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