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Heroic Stanza

Type:  

Structure, Metrical Requirement, Stanzaic

 
Description: 

A quatrain in Heroic Lines. Usually rhymed abcb or abab, but could be unrhymed.

 
Schematic: 
In English poetry:

xX xX xX xX xX
xX xX xX xX xX
xX xX xX xX xX
xX xX xX xX xX
 
Rhythm/Stanza Length: 

4

 
Status: 

Incomplete

 
See Also:  

Classical Heroic Line, English Heroic Line, French Heroic Line, Heroic Couplets, Heroic Octave, Iambic Pentameter

 

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