A Lackadaisical Lexicon for Laggard Logophiles
ECHO
[noun]
1. Greek Mythology: a nymph whose unrequited love for Narcissus caused her to pine away until nothing but her voice remained.
2. a repetition of sound produced by the reflection of sound waves from a wall, mountain, or other obstructing surface.
3. a sound heard again near its source after being reflected.
4. any repetition or close imitation, as of the ideas or opinions of another.
5. a person who reflects or imitates another.
6. a sympathetic or identical response, as to sentiments expressed.
7. any form of repetition, particularly in poetry or music.
8. a remnant or vestige.
[verb]
9. to repeat a sound; reverberate.
10. to repeat or imitate words or sentiments.
Etymology: from Middle English ecco < Latin ēchō < Greek, akin to ēchḗ, “sound”.
[Beatriz Martin Vidal - Too Much Love (Echo)]

ECHO

[noun]

1. Greek Mythology: a nymph whose unrequited love for Narcissus caused her to pine away until nothing but her voice remained.

2. a repetition of sound produced by the reflection of sound waves from a wall, mountain, or other obstructing surface.

3. a sound heard again near its source after being reflected.

4. any repetition or close imitation, as of the ideas or opinions of another.

5. a person who reflects or imitates another.

6. a sympathetic or identical response, as to sentiments expressed.

7. any form of repetition, particularly in poetry or music.

8. a remnant or vestige.

[verb]

9. to repeat a sound; reverberate.

10. to repeat or imitate words or sentiments.

Etymology: from Middle English ecco < Latin ēchō < Greek, akin to ēchḗ, “sound”.

[Beatriz Martin Vidal - Too Much Love (Echo)]

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