Stesichorean

adjective
Ste·​sich·​o·​re·​an | \ stə̇¦sikə¦rēən \

Definition of Stesichorean

: of or relating to Stesichorus the chief early composer of Dorian lyrics and probable establisher of strophe, antistrophe, and epode as the normal structure for choral lyric

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History and Etymology for Stesichorean

Stesichorus †550? b.c. Greek poet + English -an

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“Stesichorean.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Stesichorean. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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