emmeleia

noun
em·​me·​leia | \ ˌeməˈlīə \
plural -s

Definition of emmeleia

: a solemn and stately dance used in ancient Greek tragedy

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History and Etymology for emmeleia

Greek, literally, harmony, from emmelēs harmonious, suitable + -ia -y

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“Emmeleia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/emmeleia. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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