Hexastichon
Hexastich Hex"a*stich, Hexastichon Hex*as"ti*chon, n. [L. hexastichus of six rows, lines, or verses, Gr. ?; "e`x six + sti`chos row, line, verse.] A poem consisting of six verses or lines. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hexastĭchon — (gr.), Gedicht von sechs Versen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Hexastĭchon — (griech.), ein sechszeiliges Gedicht …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • hexastichon — /hek sas ti kon /, n., pl. hexasticha / keuh/. hexastich. [1570 80; < Gk hexástichon, neut. of hexástichos of six lines. See HEXA , STICH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • hexastichon — noun see hexastich * * * /hek sas ti kon /, n., pl. hexasticha / keuh/. hexastich. [1570 80; < Gk hexástichon, neut. of hexástichos of six lines. See HEXA , STICH1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hexastichon — He|xas|ti|chon* [...çɔn] das; s, ...chen <zu gr. hexástichos »aus sechs Reihen, Versen bestehend«> Versgruppe od. Strophe aus sechs Verszeilen …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • hexastichon —   Gk hexa, six; stichon, row. The spicate inflorescence has six rows of spikelets …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • hexastichon — hex·as·ti·chon …   English syllables

  • Hordeum hexastichon — Bear Bear, Bere Bere (b[=e]r), n. [AS. bere. See {Barley}.] (Bot.) Barley; the six rowed barley or the four rowed barley, commonly the former ({Hordeum hexastichon} or {Hordeum vulgare}). [Obs. except in North of Eng. and Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hordeum vulgare subsp. hexastichon — Gerste Gerste (Hordeum vulgare) Systematik Ordnung: Süßgrasartige (Poales) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hordeum hexastichon — Escourgeon Escourgeon …   Wikipédia en Français

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