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Farsi (Persian) translation: بیت

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12:54 Feb 24, 2009
English to Farsi (Persian) translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: couplet
Definition from The Poetry Archive :
A couplet is a stanza (or even a poem) consisting of two lines. These need not rhyme, nor be the same length, but can be. If there is no enjambment at the end of the second line, it can be called a closed couplet (the opposite being an open couplet), especially if this is a recurring pattern.

Example sentence(s):
  • Rhyming couplets are one of the simplest rhyme schemes in poetry. Wikipedia
  • Elaine Feinstein's 'Urban Lyric' has an individual aspect of the scene in each couplet, each of which is linked, however, to the adjacent aspects. The Poetry Archive
  • Elementary students rhyme, write couplets, make and paint clay pumpkins, and write pumpkin poems during a reading lesson about The Legend of Spookley the Square Pumpkin. suite101.com
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بیت
Definition:
کوچک‌ترین واحد کامل در شعر (کلاسیک) فارسی یک بیت‌ است که دو مِصرَع یا مصراع را شامل می‌شود.

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5 +2بیت
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بیت


Definition from ویکیپدیا:
کوچک‌ترین واحد کامل در شعر (کلاسیک) فارسی یک بیت‌ است که دو مِصرَع یا مصراع را شامل می‌شود.

نمونه:

به نام خداوند جان و خرد کزین برتر اندیشه برنگذرد

(فردوسی)

Example sentence(s):
  • در این بخش بیش از 340000 بیت شعر از 35 شاعر نامی ايران برای استفاده همه دوستان فرهنگ ایران موجود است. با کلیک بر روی نام شاعر و انتخاب اثر شاعر، به شعرهای وی دسترسی پیدا کنید. همچنین میتوانید بر روی اشعار یک شاعر خاص یا همه شعرا جستجو کنید. م - اشعار فرهنگی  
  • چند بیت شعر به هوش بودم از اول که دل به کس نسپارم, شمایل تو بدیدم نه صبر ماند و نه هوشم مگر تو روی بپوشی و فتنه بازنشانی که من قرار ندارم که دیده از تو بپوشم - یک بیت شعر  
  • دو بیت شعر حافظ و چند نکته سحرگه ره روي در سر زميني همي گفت اين معما با قريني كه اي صوفي شراب آنگه شود صاف که در کوزه بماند اربعینی - گفتار سبز  
Farzad Akmali
Native speaker of: Native in Persian (Farsi)Persian (Farsi), Native in Farsi (Persian)Farsi (Persian)
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Yes  Ali Beikian: بیت is correct. Hide the other two answers.
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  -> Thanks a lot sir!

Yes  Hosein H
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  -> Thanks a lot Sir1
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