septenarius


sep·te·nar·i·us

noun \ˌsep-tə-ˈner-ē-əs\
plural sep·te·nar·ii\-ē-ˌī, -ē-ˌē\

Definition of SEPTENARIUS

:  a verse consisting of seven feet especially in Latin prosody

Origin of SEPTENARIUS

Latin, from septenarius of seven, from septeni seven each, from septem seven
First Known Use: 1819

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