|cee'-no-tees||Gk. "sharing in common"|
|Repetition of two different phrases: one at the beginning and the other at the end of successive paragraphs.|
Note: Composed of anaphora and epistrophe, coenotes is simply a more specific kind of symploce (the repetition of phrases, not merely words).
give thanks unto the Lord; for he is good:
for his mercy endureth for ever.
O give thanks unto the God of gods: for his mercy endureth for ever
O give thanks to the Lord of Lords: for his mercy endureth for ever.
|Sources:||Bullinger 345 ("coenotes," "combined repetition")|