epical

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Tablet containing a fragment of the epic Gilgamesh

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

epic + -al

Noun[edit]

epical (plural epicals)

  1. (literature) Any book containing 2 or more epics.
  2. (poetry) In epic poetry, a lengthy, revered narrative poem, ordinarily concerning a serious subject containing details of heroic deeds and events significant to a culture or nation.

Adjective[edit]

epical (comparative more epical, superlative most epical)

  1. Of or pertaining to epic literature; epic; having qualities of epics.

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