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pantun

[pan-toon]
noun
  1. pantoum.
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Historical Examples

  • Two chief forms of poetry are recognized—the pantun and the shaïr.

    Appletons' Popular Science Monthly, July 1899

    Various

  • The pantun or short proverbial stanza has been already described.

    The History of Sumatra

    William Marsden

  • The pantun is much employed in improvisation, the stanzas being recited alternately by the two taking part.