Horatian

[hə'reɪʃ(ə)n, -ʃɪən]
adjective
1》 relating to the Roman poet Horace (65–8 BC) or his work.
2》 (of an ode) of several stanzas each of the same metrical pattern.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Horatian — Ho*ra tian, a. Of or pertaining to Horace, the Latin poet, or resembling his style. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • horaţian — HORAŢIÁN, Ă adj. propriu lui Horaţiu; în maniera lui. (< fr. horatien) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • Horatian — from Horatius (see HORACE (Cf. Horace)) + AN (Cf. an) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Horatian — [hō rā′shən, hō rā′shē ən; hərā′shən, hərā′shē ən] adj. [L Horatianus < Horatius, Horace] of, like, or characteristic of Horace or his poetry …   English World dictionary

  • Horatian — /heuh ray sheuhn, haw , hoh /, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Horace. 2. Pros. a. of, pertaining to, or resembling the poetic style or diction of Horace. b. of, pertaining to, or noting a Horatian ode. [1740 50; < L Horatianus, equiv. to Horati(us)… …   Universalium

  • Horatian — Ho•ra•tian [[t]həˈreɪ ʃən, hɔ , hoʊ [/t]] adj. 1) of or pertaining to Horace 2) pro a) of, pertaining to, or resembling the poetic style or diction of Horace b) of or noting a Horatian ode • Etymology: 1740–50; < L Horātiānus=Horāti(us)… …   From formal English to slang

  • Horatian — adjective see Horace …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Horatian — adjective Of or pertaining to the Roman poet Horace or to his works or style …   Wiktionary

  • Horatian — Ho·ra·tian || hÉ™ reɪʃjÉ™n adj. pertaining to Horace or his writings (ancient Roman poet and satirist) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • horatian — ho·ra·tian …   English syllables

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.