Gk. ep, "in addition," ana, "again,"
and lepsis, "a taking"
|the echo sound, the slow return, resumption|
|Repetition of the same word or clause after intervening matter. More strictly, repetition at the end of a line, phrase, or clause of the word or words that occurred at the beginning of the same line, phrase, or clause.|
"In times like these, it is helpful to remember that there have always been times like these. " Paul Harvey
"Believe not all you can hear, tell not all you believe." Native American proverb
"A lie begets a lie." English proverb
"To each the boulders that have fallen to each."
|Sources:||Rutil. 1.11; Isidore 1.36.11; Peacham (1577) F3r, I2v; Fraunce (1588) 1.22; Putt. (1589) 210 ("epanalepsis," "the eccho sound," "the slow return"); Day 1599 85; Hoskins (1599)14|