hymenaic


hymenaic
hy·me·na·ic

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  • Hymenaic — Hymenaic, a. rare. (haɪməˈneɪɪk) [ad. L. hymenaicum, f. Gr. ὑµέναι ος, f. Ὑµήν Hymen1.] lit. Of or pertaining to Hymen; used to invoke Hymen. Hymenaic dimeter (L. hymenaicum dimetrum), a dactylic dimeter acatalectic (–˘˘–˘˘). (Described by the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • hymenaic meter — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|nāik noun Etymology: Late Latin hymenaicum metrum : dactylic dimeter symbol ˘˘] ˘˘ …   Useful english dictionary


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