Origin of macaronic
Related formsmac·a·ron·i·cal·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for macaronic
He himself observed due measure in it; but in the hands of his successors it degraded French to an almost Macaronic jargon.A Short History of French Literature|George Saintsbury
Folengo in Italy and Arena in France are considered as the macaronic classics.
Macaronic Poetry creates but little interest in these days, though there are still students who appreciate some of its qualities.
For humorous but vivid pictures of a professor's lecture-room, see the macaronic poems of Odassi and Fossa quoted by me in vol.Renaissance in Italy, Volume 2 (of 7)|John Addington Symonds
Such was the man who has justly earned the reputation of being the first of macaronic poets.A History of Caricature and Grotesque|Thomas Wright