Meaning of Dactyl



English: Dactyl
Bangla: ছন্দ
Hindi: अंगुलि, उँगली
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

Prosody. a foot of three syllables, one long followed by two short in quantitative meter, or one stressed followed by two unstressed in accentual meter, as in gently and humanly. Symbol: .

Definition: 2

a finger or toe.

Definition: 3

any of a number of beings dwelling on Mount Ida and working as metalworkers and magicians.

Definition: 4

variant of -dactylous, especially with nouns: pterodactyl.

Definition: 5

(prosody) Also called dactylic. a metrical foot of three syllables, one long followed by two short (– ◡ ◡) Compare bacchius