Eclogue

An eclogue is a poem in a classical style on a pastoral subject. Poems in the genre are sometimes also called bucolics. ==Overview== The form of the word `eclogue` in contemporary English is taken from French eclogue, from Old French, from Latin ecloga.{fact|date=December 2012} However it is also attested in Middle English as eclog, and this for.....
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Eclogue

• (n.) A pastoral poem, in which shepherds are introduced conversing with each other; a bucolic; an idyl; as, the Ecloques of Virgil, from which the modern usage of the word has been established.
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Eclogue

(Greek 'selection') A short poem or short section of a longer poem in the form of a dialogue or soli
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eclogue

bucolic noun a short descriptive poem of rural or pastoral life
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Eclogue

Ec'logue noun [ Latin ecloga , Greek ... a selection, choice extracts, from ... to pick out, choose out; ... out + ... to gather, choose: confer French égloque , écloque . See Ex- , and Legend .] A pastoral poem, in which shepherds are introduced conversing with eac...
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eclogue

a brief pastoral poem, set in an idyllic rural place but discussing urban, court, political, or social issues. Bucolics and idylls, like eclogues, are pastoral poems in non-dramatic form. Examples are Alexander Barclay's Eclogues, Edmund Spenser's Shepheardes Calender: April, Jonathan Swift's 'A Town Eclogue,' and Andrew Marvell's 'Nymph Complainin...
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Eclogue

A brief pastoral poem, set in an idyllic rural place but discussing urban, court, political, or soci
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eclogue

a short pastoral poem, usually in dialogue, on the subject of rural life and the society of shepherds, depicting rural life as free from the ... [1 related articles]
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Eclogue

Eclogue is a term usually applied to what Theocritus called idyls - short, highly-finished poems, principally of a descriptive or pastoral kind.
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eclogue

pastoral or rustic poem
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eclogue

[n] - a short descriptive poem of rural or pastoral life
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