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paroemiac

adjective pa·roe·mi·ac \-mēˌak\

Definition of paroemiac

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting a paroemiac

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Origin and Etymology of paroemiac

Greek paroimiakos proverbial, from paroimia


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paroemiac

noun pa·roe·mi·ac \"\

Definition of paroemiac

plural

-s

  1. :  an anapestic dimeter catalectic

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Origin and Etymology of paroemiac

Late Latin paroemiacum, from Greek paroimiakon, from neuter of paroimiakos


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