Definition of epinician in English:

epinician

Line breaks: epi|ni¦cian
Pronunciation: /ˌɛpɪˈnɪsɪən/

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adjective

  • Denoting an ancient Greek lyric poem celebrating a victory.

Origin

early 17th century: from Greek epinikion, neuter (used as a noun) of epinikios 'relating to victory', + -an.

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