Meaning of meta-literary in English:

meta-literary

Pronunciation /ˌmɛtəˈlɪt(ə)rəri/

adjective

  • Of or relating to metaliterature; concerned with or characteristic of metaliterature. Also: above or beyond the boundaries of any one literature; specifically designating themes, stories, etc., which are widespread in all literatures.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Man: a monthly record of anthropological science. From meta- + literary.