Type 30873

Ὁ πῦρ δεδορκὼς θὴρ φοβεῖται πῦρ λέων,
αὐγαῖς δὲ πυρὸς δοῦλος ἄναξ τηλίκος.
Text source U. Bussemaker 1878, Scholia et paraphrases in Nicandrum et Oppianum, in F. Dübner (ed.), Scholia in Theocritum, Paris, 173-449: 257
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s) Pseudo-Oppian of Apameia < Syria (3rd c.)
Comment Scholium to Oppian's Cynegetica, nr. IV, 134 in Bussemaker (1978: 257).
Number of verses 2
Occurrence(s) [30874] ὁ πῦρ δεδορκ(ὼς) θὴρ, φοβεῖται πῦρ λέων [1275-1300]
PARIS - Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BNF) - gr. 2723 [1250-1300] (f. 95v)
(2 verses)
Related type(s) [30883] Ὁ τὴν πνοὴν πύρινον ἐκπνέων λέων (2 verses) (Same cycle)
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