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Quintain (English) Definition

Poetry Definition of Quintain (English)

This is much more popular form of Quintet having no set measure or foot and has a rhyming scheme of a. b. a. b. b.


Fields we have planted
have ripened slowly to golden husk.
soon they will be harvested.
the air rich with wheaten musk
the fields once more return to dust.

Ryter Roethicle

Top 5 Quintain (English) Poem Examples

PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Premium Member Poem She Wept In Languished Moan Lane, Lin Quintain (English)bereavement,
Premium Member Poem In the Sun's Last Glow Dietrich, Andrea Quintain (English)heart, lost love, may,
Premium Member Poem Dear Quintain Dietrich, Andrea Quintain (English)nature, poems,
December Magic May, Joseph Quintain (English)december,
Premium Member Poem December Magic Guzzi, Debbie Quintain (English)nature,

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