Type 3443
(formerly typ/1577)

Ὁ γαυριῶν μέγιστα Περσικῷ στίφει,
καὶ Βόσπορον πλοῦν ξηρὸν δείξας καθάπερ
Ξέρξης βασιλεὺς, Δαρίου παῖς Ἀτόσσης,
ἄθυρμα ἰοὺ δείκνυται Ἰαόνων.
Text source A. Bandini, 1768, Catalogus codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Mediceae Laurentianae (vol. 2), Florence: 45
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s) Xerxes I (519 BC - 465 BC)
Tag(s) Reference to content of the book
Translation(s) Qui gloriabatur maxime Persico agmine
et Bosporum siccum ut iter praemonstravit,
Xerxes rex, Darii filius et Atossae
ludibrium heu! ostentatur Ionum.
Language
Latin
Source(s)
E. Cougny, 1890, Epigrammatum Anthologia Palatina cum Planudeis et Appendice nova epigrammatum veterum ex libris et marmoribus ductorum (vol. 3), Paris: 324
Comment = Anth. Gr. Append. III.197
Bibliography
Number of verses 4
Occurrence(s) [19354] ὁ γαυριῶν μέγιστα περσικῶ στίφει [1276-1400]
FLORENCE - Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana (BML) - Plut. 28, Cod. 25 [1276-1300] (f. 122v -- (alt.) f. 126v)
(4 verses)
Acknowledgements
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 503: "In Xerxem"
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