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  1. quatorzain(Noun)

    a poem consisting of fourteen lines

  2. Origin: From the French quatorze meaning fourteen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quatorzain(noun)

    a poem of fourteen lines; a sonnet

  2. Origin: [See Quatorze.]


  1. Quatorzain

    A quatorzain is a poem of fourteen lines. Historically the term has often been used interchangeably with the term 'sonnet'. Various writers have tried to draw distinctions between 'true' sonnets, and quatorzains. Nowadays the term is seldom used, and when it is, it usually is used to distinguish fourteen line poems that do not follow the various rules that describe the sonnet.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quatorzain in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quatorzain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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