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Definition of Stanza


  1. A number of lines or verses forming a division of a song or poem, and agreeing in meter, rhyme, number of lines, etc., with other divisions; a part of a poem, ordinarily containing every variation of measure in that poem; a combination or arrangement of lines usually recurring; whether like or unlike, in measure.
  2. An apartment or division in a building; a room or chamber.

Stanza Translations

stanza in French is stance
stanza in German is Stanze
stanza in Spanish is estrofa, estampa