hendecasyllabic

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin hendecasyllabus, from Ancient Greek ἐνδεκασύλλαβος (hendekasullabos), from ἕνδεκα (hendeka, eleven) + συλλαβή (sullabē, syllable).

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hendecasyllabic (not comparable)

  1. Having eleven syllables.

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Noun[edit]

hendecasyllabic (plural hendecasyllabics)

  1. A word or line of eleven syllables.

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