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senarius

play
noun, se·nar·i·us \si-ˈner-ē-əs\

Definition of senarius

plural senarii play \-ē-ˌī, -ē-ˌē\

  1. :  a verse consisting of six feet especially in Latin prosody



Origin of senarius

Latin, from senarius consisting of six each, from seni six each, from sex six — more at six


First Known Use: 1540


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