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ˈɛp ɒsepos

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eposnoun

    a body of poetry that conveys the traditions of a society by treating some epic theme

  2. epic poem, heroic poem, epic, eposnoun

    a long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds


  1. epos

    Epos is a genre of epic poetry that typically deals with grand themes and subjects like legends, heroic exploits, historical or mythical events, or traditional cultural narratives. The term is often used to refer to the body of work within this genre, or to an individual piece within the genre. Epos can also refer to a series of events or actions that together form a significant or noteworthy pattern or narrative.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eposnoun

    an epic

  2. Etymology: [L., fr. Gr. .]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Epos

    ep′os, n. the elementary stage of epic poetry: an epic poem: a series of events such as are treated in epic poetry. [L.,—Gr. epos, a word.]

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  1. peso

  2. pose

  3. sope

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of epos in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of epos in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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