Definitions for epyllion

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Wiktionary

  1. epyllion(Noun)

    a "little epic".

  2. epyllion(Noun)

    A brief narrative poem with a romantic or mythological theme.

  3. Origin: From ἐπύλλιον. The term was first used in the nineteenth century.

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  1. Epyllion

    In classical studies the term epyllion refers to a comparatively short narrative poem that shows formal affinities with epic, but betrays a preoccupation with themes and poetic techniques that are not generally or, at least, primarily characteristic of epic proper.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of epyllion in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of epyllion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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