Petrarchan sonnet

play
noun Pe·trar·chan sonnet \pi-ˈträr-kən-, ˌpē-, (ˌ)pe-\

Definition of Petrarchan sonnet

Origin and Etymology of petrarchan sonnet

Petrarch (Francesco Petrarca)


First Known Use: circa 1909

Learn More about petrarchan sonnet


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Petrarchan sonnet? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).