Occurrence 22574
(formerly occ/6465)

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Ὀφθαλμὸς ὀφθεὶς δογμάτ(ων) Γρηγόριε·
Τῆς ἑπταφώτου λυχνίας τ(ῶν) δογμάτων·
Ἀπομματώσας αἱρετιζόντων φρέν(ας)·
Βάσις πέφυκας ἀσφαλὴς Γρηγόριε ·:· ·:· ·:·
Type(s) [5499] Ὀφθαλμὸς ὀφθεὶς δογμάτων Γρηγόριε (4 verses)
Text source DBBE
Text status Text completely known
Date 971
Manuscript LONDON - British Library - Add. 18231 [971]
Place in Manuscript f. 87v
Palaeographical information Written in Auszeichnungsmajuskel.
Contextual information The epigram here is the end in a series of epigrams related to Gregory of Nazianzus, and which preceded his works. This section ends with the following extract, which possibly comes from an icon depicting St Gregory.

Εἰς τὸ ἀναλογ(ε)ίον γράφει
Π(ατ)ὴρ ὁ π(ατ)ὴρ κ(αὶ) ἄναρχο(ς)˙ οὐ γὰρ ἔκ τινο(ς)˙ υἱ(ὸ)ς ὁ υἱ(ὸ)ς κ(αὶ)
oὐκ ἄναρχο(ς)˙ ἐκ τ(οῦ) π(ατ)ρ(ὸ)ς γάρ˙ εἰ δὲ κ(αὶ) τὴν ἀπὸ χρόν(ου) λαμβάνεις ἀρχὴν. κ(αὶ) ἄναρχο(ς)˙ ποιητὴς γὰρ ἀχρόν(ως). Οὐχ ὑπὸ χρόνον˙ πν(εῦμ)α ἅγιο(ν) ἀληθῶς τὸ πν(εῦμ)α ˙:˙
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Subject(s) Gregorios of Nazianzos < Cappadocia (329 - 25/01/390) - PBW: Gregorios/128/
Image source(s) http://www.bl.uk/manuscripts/Viewer.aspx?ref=add_ms_18231_f087v
Number of verses 4
Related occurrence(s)
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Last modified: 2019-07-31.