epilog vs epilogue what difference

what is difference between epilog and epilogue

English

Noun

epilog (plural epilogs)

  1. Alternative spelling of epilogue

Anagrams

  • Pliego

Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛpɪlok]

Noun

epilog m

  1. epilog, epilogue

Synonyms

  • doslov

Related terms

  • See logos

Further reading

  • epilog in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • epilog in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Polish

Etymology

From Latin epilogus, from Ancient Greek ἐπίλογος (epílogos).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɛˈpʲi.lɔk/

Noun

epilog m inan

  1. epilogue (a brief oration or script at the end of a literary piece)

Declension


Romanian

Etymology

From French épilogue

Noun

epilog n (plural epiloguri)

  1. epilogue

Declension


Serbo-Croatian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /epǐloɡ/
  • Hyphenation: e‧pi‧log

Noun

epìlog m (Cyrillic spelling епѝлог)

  1. epilogue

Declension


Swedish

Etymology

epi- +‎ -log

Noun

epilog c

  1. an epilogue; a short speech, spoken directly at the audience at the end of a play
  2. an epilogue; an afterword

Declension


English

Alternative forms

  • epilog

Etymology

From French épilogue, from Latin epilogus, from Ancient Greek ἐπίλογος (epílogos, a conclusion, peroration of a speech, epilogue of a play), from ἐπιλέγειν (epilégein, say in addition), from ἐπί (epí, in addition) + λέγειν (légein, to say).

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɛp.ɪ.lɒɡ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɛpɪlɔɡ/
  • (US, cotcaught merger, Canada) IPA(key): /ˈɛpɪlɑɡ/

Noun

epilogue (plural epilogues)

  1. A short speech, spoken directly at the audience at the end of a play
  2. The performer who gives this speech
  3. A brief oration or script at the end of a literary piece; an afterword
  4. (computing) A component of a computer program that prepares the computer to return from a routine.

Synonyms

  • (short speech at the end of a play): endspeech
  • (brief script at the end of a literary piece): afterword, endspeech; see also Thesaurus:afterword

Antonyms

  • (short speech at the end of a play): prologue
  • (brief script at the end of a literary piece): prologue; see also Thesaurus:foreword

Translations

Verb

epilogue (third-person singular simple present epilogues, present participle epiloguing, simple past and past participle epilogued)

  1. (transitive) To conclude with an epilogue.

References

  • epilogue in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
  • epilogue in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
  • epilogue at OneLook Dictionary Search

Please follow and like us:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Social Share Buttons and Icons powered by Ultimatelysocial