An example of a poem is the children’s rhyme, Mary Had a Little Lamb.
Wrote both prose and poems.
Origin of poem
- French poème from Old French from Latin poēma from Greek poiēma from poiein to create kwei-2 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Latin poÄ“ma, from Ancient Greek Ï€Î¿Î¯Î·Î¼Î± (poiÄ“ma), from Ï€Î¿Î¹ÎÏ‰ (poiÄ“o, “I make").