- having 11 syllables.
Origin of hendecasyllabic
Examples from the Web for hendecasyllabic
Historical Examples of hendecasyllabic
Hendecasyllabic verse: There are two classes of hendecasyllables.Legends, Tales and Poems
Gustavo Adolfo Becquer
It is written in hendecasyllabic ottava rima, and is divided into ten cantos containing in all 1102 stanzas.
In both Cintio's pieces the metre is blank verse (hendecasyllabic), diversified in the case of the Egle with a rimed chorus.Pastoral Poetry and Pastoral Drama
Walter W. Greg
But the heroic (hendecasyllabic) quatrain was regarded in general as too lofty, stately, cool, for elegy.
Mr Coleridge's felicity, both in the Elegiac metre and a slight variation of the Hendecasyllabic, is universally acknowledged.