- an ode or other poem written to retract something said in a previous poem
- a retraction
Origin of palinodeMiddle French palinod from Late Latin palinodia from Classical Greek palin?idia from palin, again (see palindrome) + ?id?, song: see ode
- A poem in which the author retracts something said in a previous poem.
- A formal statement of retraction.
Origin of palinodeFrom Late Latin palinōdia from Greek palinōidiā palin again ; see kwel-1 in Indo-European roots. ōidē song ; see parody .
- A poem in which the author retracts something said in an earlier poem.
From Latin palinÅdia (“palinode, recantation"), from Ancient Greek Ï€Î±Î»Î¹Î½á¿³Î´Î¯Î± (palinÅidia, “palinode"), from Ï€Î¬Î»Î¹Î½ (palin, “again") + á¾ Î´Î® (ÅidÄ“, “song").