It is found in the dactylic hexameter and the dactylic pentameter.
His preference was for the hexameter form.
It is written in Latin hexameter, in a strong style.
An example of this form of poetry is the dactylic hexameter.
He made this stylised hexameter for dramatic effect.
It consisted of four idylls, totaling 2,997 hexameters.
Hexameter describes verse with six feet per line.
Dactylic hexameter is composed of six feet per line.
Dactylic hexameter was used for many of Latin's greatest poems.
Also, dactylic hexameter often has a bucolic dieraesis.