Definition of parisyllabic in English:

parisyllabic

adjective

Latin Grammar Ancient Greek Grammar
  • Of a Greek or Latin noun: having the same number of syllables in all cases of the singular.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Blount (1618–1679), antiquary and lexicographer. From classical Latin pari-, alternative stem of pār equal + syllaba syllable + -ic. Compare later syllabic [noun]. Compare post-classical Latin parisyllabice, adverb, French parisyllabique.

Pronunciation

parisyllabic

/ˌparɪsɪˈlabɪk/