Poetry Forms Beginning with 'J'
Poetry forms or types of poems beginning with the letter 'j'. This is a comprehensive resource of all types of poems beginning with the letter 'j'. We include examples of popular forms of poetry.
Poetry Forms by Letter
Jueju poems are always quatrains; or, more specifically, a matched pair of couplets, with each line consisting of five or seven syllables. The five-syllable form is called wujue; and the seven-syllable form qijue
River blue bird exceed white
Hill green flower about to ignite
This spring see again have
What day be return year
The river's blue, the bird a perfect white,
The mountain green with flowers about to blaze.
I've watched the spring pass away again,
When will I be able to return?