A disyllabic thesis at the beginning or in the middle of the line also frequently occurs.
Hemistichs of this type, on the other hand, with a disyllabic first thesis are not uncommon, syan frum wox Beow.
The septenary line, however, in its strict form admits only of monosyllabic caesura and disyllabic ending.
This French metre consists of eight syllables when the ending is monosyllabic, and nine when it is disyllabic.
disyllabic or feminine caesura, two kinds of which are to be distinguished, viz.
We seldom find three-foot verses with disyllabic rhymes throughout.
The archaic certes, however, is still always treated as a disyllabic, e.g.
In these poems the disyllabic thesis, the slurring of syllables, and other rhythmical licences, also more frequently occur.
The distinction is really one between monosyllabic and disyllabic roots.
The loud, musical, disyllabic call of the male is also very characteristic.