One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1(In early English alliterative verse) each of the alliterating initial letters in a line.
2(In Arabic verse) the consonant letter that distinguishes the rhyme within a strophe or poem.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Walter Skeat (1835–1912), philologist.
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