Above is a label, inscribed “metas et tempora libro,” and below, “Ich Wage ziel und zeitten ab.”
His old rival and friend metas of Corinth was waiting there with an anxious face.
Images of the animals sought for are sometimes carved in wood, or drawn by the metas on tabular pieces of wood.
self-referential; referring to itself or its characteristics, esp. as a parody; about
That book is so meta.
something with refers to itself, esp. in self-parodying manner
A movie-within-a-movie is an example of meta.