Type 33653

Ἐπανασώζει τὴν πόλιν Κασταμόνα
Ἕλλησιν ἄναξ· πρὸς δὲ πορθεῖ καὶ Γάγγραν.
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: 977
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) The king recovers the city of Kastamon
for the Greeks, besides he also destroys Gangra.
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: 977
Comment The poem comments on Niketas Choniates' History 20.23-25.
Bibliography
Number of verses 2
Acknowledgements
Creator(s)
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Last modified: 2021-11-05.