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Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.

Iambics

Iambics, verses in which the normal form of each foot is an iambus, i.e. a short syllable followed by a long one. They are said to have been invented by the Greek poet Archilochus (q.v.). Substituting stress for quantity, English blank verse consists of iambic lines, each containing five feet.

“Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to men by which we must be saved.”
Acts 4:12