Origin of arsis
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Of the whole number, nine begin on the full bar, eleven on the arsis.The Central Eskimo|Franz Boas
They exhibited a more or less regular alternation of arsis and thesis.English Verse|Raymond MacDonald Alden, Ph.D.
When however it does occur, one of the three conditions under which a final syllable can take an arsis must accompany it.The English Language|Robert Gordon Latham
The syllable which receives the ictus is called the thesis; the rest of the foot is called the arsis.New Latin Grammar|Charles E. Bennett
At last, Carbo sent a large body of cavalry against Pompey, near the river Arsis.The Boys' and Girls' Plutarch|Plutarch