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bucolic

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Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
Guillaume Apollinaire
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Etymology 1

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] būcolicus, from Ancient Greek βουκολικός (boukolikos), rustic, pastoral; meter used by pastoral poets), from βουκόλος (boukolos), cowherd), from βοῦς (bous), cow) + -κολος (-colos), keeper, tender) + -ικός (-icos), -ic).

Adjective

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Positive
bucolic

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. Rustic, pastoral, country-styled.
  2. Pertaining to herdsmen or peasants.
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Etymology 2

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] būcolicum, neuter substantive of būcolicus

Noun

Singular
bucolic

Plural
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bucolic ({{{1}}})
  1. A pastoral poem.
  2. A rustic, peasant
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