Type 2625
(formerly typ/723)

Ὄνος λεοντὴν ἐνδυθὴς παρ᾽ ἀξίαν
ἐνάλλεται λὰξ κατὰ τῶν ὑπερτέρων·
καὶ φαῦλος ἀνὴρ εὐπορίσας ἀξίαν
σαφὴς ὑβριστὴς γίνεται κατὰ τῶν κρειττόνων·
ἀλλ᾽ ἀποδυθεὶς τήν λεοντὴν καὶ πάλιν
εἰς τήν ὄνου πρόεισιν ἄλογον φύσιν
καὶ ῥόπαλα τίθησιν καὶ φόρτον φέρει
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Scribe-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Bibliography
Number of verses 7
Occurrence(s) [18173] Ὄνος λεοντὴν ἐνδυθὴς παρ᾽ ἀξίαν
ATHOS - Mone Iberon 28 (f. 269r)
(7 verses)
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 532: "In virum improbum"
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Last modified: 2019-06-17.