Type 2126
(formerly typ/188)

Ψάλτιξ ἔναρθρος μυστικῆς μελῳδίας
φέρουσα τῷ γράψαντι φέρτατον κλέος,
τῷ δ' ἀναγινώσκοντι ὄφελος μέγα,
σωτήριον χάριν τε τῷ κεκτημένῳ,
ἑξήκοντα μὲν κεκτημένη τὰς δόξας,
καθίσματα δὲ δύο δεκάδας φέρει.
Text source G. Parpulov, 2014, Toward a History of Byzantine Psalters, Plovdiv: 218
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
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Translation(s) Cithara articulata mysticae melodiae
ferens scriptori maximam laudem,
lectori vero utilitatem magnam
animae, possessori vero gratiam,
Sexaginta habens glorias,
Sectiones vero viginti continet.
Language: Latin
I. Hardt, 1806, Catalogus codicum manuscriptorum graecorum Bibliothecae Regiae Bavaricae. Cod. CCXXXIV-CCCXLVII continens (vol. 3), Munich: 53
Comment The epigram is also to be found in the 16th-century manuscript München, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek gr. 252 (f. 221r).
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Number of verses 6
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Last modified: 2021-09-08.