a satirical imitation of heroic verse
Mock-heroic, mock-epic or heroi-comic works are typically satires or parodies that mock common Classical stereotypes of heroes and heroic literature. Typically, mock-heroic works to insert the heroic work by either putting a fool in the role of the hero or by exaggerating the heroic qualities to such a point that they become absurd.
The numerical value of mock-heroic in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of mock-heroic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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