Translation of distich in Spanish:


dístico, n.

Pronunciation /ˈdɪstɪk/

See Spanish definition of dístico


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    dístico masculine
    • He also wrote numerous poems in elegiac distichs.
    • He goes on to extol especially the epigrammatic power of the elegiac distich by translating numerous specimens from the elegiac writings of Goethe and Schiller.
    • To these we may add the nine notebook lines ‘Ad Vilmum Axiologum’ written somewhat later in 1805, and the distich on ‘The Homeric Hexameter,’.
    • The resulting text is more a series of distichs than a connected poem.
    • Moral advice and edifying sentiments are found in this series of distichs.