Type 2151
(formerly typ/202)

Ὥσπερ τὸ πνεῦμα τὸν Σαοὺλ τὸ συμπνίγον
Δαυὶδ διώκει τῇ βοῇ τῆς κιννύρας,
οὕτως γε καὶ νῦν ἡ φάλαγξ τῶν δαιμόνων
τὸ ψαλμικὸν μέλπουσιν ἡμῖν πυκτίον
τῇ σῇ κελεύσει, Χριστέ, πόρρω φευγέτω.
ᾨδαῖς ἐν ὕμνοις ψαλμικοῖς τε καὶ κρότοις
σοὶ προσφέρωμεν αἶνον, ὡς Θεῷ μόνῳ.
Text source I. Hardt, 1806, Catalogus codicum manuscriptorum graecorum Bibliothecae Regiae Bavaricae. Cod. CCXXXIV-CCCXLVII continens (vol. 3), Munich: 49
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Comment In Lampros 1900: 285, verses number 6 and 7 look different: ὄπως δι’ αὐτοῦ ὕμνον ἐν μελῳδίαις, / σοὶ προσφέρω ὡς Θεῷ καθημέραν. Hörandner 1996: 116 also shows a different version of these two verses: ὄπως διὰ αὐτοῦ ὕμνου ἐν μελῳδίαις, / σοὶ προσφέρομεν ὡς Θεῷ καθημέραν.
Number of verses 7
Occurrence(s) [19852] Ἄκουε δα(υὶ)δ τοῦ παρ' ἡμῖν ὀρφέως
OXFORD - Bodleian Library - Barocci 160 (f. 1r)
(12 verses)
Related type(s) [5430] Ὥσπερ τὸ πνεῦμα τοῦ Σαοῦλ τὸ συμπνίγον (7 verses)
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