Latin definition for: dochmius, dochmii


  • declension: 2nd declension
  • gender: masculine


  1. metrical foot, the dochmiac
  2. pentasyllabic foot (typically U_U-)
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: Drama, Music, Theater, Art, Painting, Sculpture
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: 2 or 3 citations
  • Source: Charles Beard, “Cassell’s Latin Dictionary”, 1892 (CAS)

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