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Redondilla

Type:  

Structure, Metrical Requirement, Rhyme Scheme Requirement, Stanzaic

 
Description: 

Rhymed four-line stanzaic form of eight syllable lines.

 
Origin: 

Spanish

 
Schematic: 
Rhyme scheme: abba.
According to one expert, it could also rhyme abab or aabb.
The abab schematic is usually called serventesio.
 
Rhythm/Stanza Length: 

4

 
Status: 

Incomplete

 
See Also:  

Envelope Stanza, In Memorium Stanza, Quatern, Quintilla, Retourne, Sardine, Serventesio, Sextilla, Spenserian Quintilla

 

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