Definition of Melpomene in English:

Melpomene

Line breaks: Mel¦pom|ene
Pronunciation: /mɛlˈpɒmɪni
 
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Greek & Roman Mythology
  • The Muse of tragedy.

Origin

Greek, literally 'singer'.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody