Kimo Definition

A post-Haiku poetic form , consisting of three lines of 10, 7, and 6 syllables. This form of poetry was invented in Israel.


A Kimo poem is an Israeli form of haiku that has three lines with a 10-7-6 syllable format and which does not rhyme. In other words, the Kimo poem is a version of Haiku used by Israelis.

The Kimo has different numbers of syllables in each of its lines. For instance, the lines can have syllables that range between 6, 7 or 10. This statement means that the number of syllables per line cannot be any other number apart from the three that have been mentioned. Therefore, lines of the Kimo also tend to vary in length with other being longer or shorter than the rest. Another imperative aspect of the Kimo poem is that the lines do not rhyme. In conclusion, the Kimo is an exciting type of poetry to read. 

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Premium Member Poem - Sweet Moon - Smile, Sunshine Kimomoon, nature, night,
Premium Member Poem DANCING ON AIR ALLISON, JAN Kimodance, freedom,
Premium Member Poem A Pink Crystal Dawn Dietrich, Andrea Kimonature,
Premium Member Poem KIMO THERAPY onclaud, nette Kimocare, encouraging,
Premium Member Poem - Queen Of The Forest - Smile, Sunshine Kimobeauty,

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