noun \ˈvər-sət, -ˌset; ˌvər-ˈset\

Definition of VERSET

:  a short verse especially from a sacred book (as the Koran)

Origin of VERSET

Middle English, from Anglo-French, diminutive of vers verse
First Known Use: 13th century


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