Type 33635

Τῆς εὐσεβείας ἀπορρὼξ σὺ, τρισάναξ,
καὶ συνθλίβεις δάκρυσι σαυτὸν ἐνθέοις.
Text source J. Bértola 2021, Ephraim of Ainos at work: a cycle of epigrams in the margins of Niketas Choniates, Byzantinische Zeitschrift, 114(3), 929-1000: 274
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Critical text
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Person(s)
Poet
Ephraim of Ainos < Thrace (13th c. - 14th c.) - PLP: III.6408
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s)
Tag(s)
Translation(s) Thrice king, you are the quintessence of piety
and you afflict yourself with divine tears.
Language
English
Source(s)
J. Bértola 2021, Ephraim of Ainos at work: a cycle of epigrams in the margins of Niketas Choniates, Byzantinische Zeitschrift, 114(3), 929-1000: 974
Comment The poem comments on Niketas Choniates' History 15.88-93.
Bibliography
Number of verses 2
Acknowledgements
Creator(s)
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Last modified: 2021-10-29.