Type 3671
(formerly typ/1774)

Νῖκος λαοῦ μοχθηρᾶς τῆς κακουργίας
καὶ τῶν πονηρῶν πνευμάτων δίδου, μάκαρ,
τῷ τὴν μονήν σοι πρὸς μονὰς ζωῆς θέειν
ξενοτρόπως, αὖθις τε τῷ δειμαμένῳ
νέμων κατ᾽ ἄμφω τὴν χάριν - τῷ μὲν κράτος,
ἱλασμὸν ἔνθε τῷ δὲ τῶν ὀφλημάτων.
Text source A. Rhoby, 2018, Ausgewählte Byzantinische Epigramme in Illuminierten Handschriften, Wien: 478-479
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Critical text
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Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s) Nicholas of Myra < Lycia < Asia Minor < Turkey (saint) (4th c.)
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Comment The first two words suggest the name of Saint Nicholas (Spatharakis 1976: 11).
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Number of verses 6
Occurrence(s) [19307] νῖκος λαοῦ μοχθηρᾶς τῆς κακουργίας
VATICAN CITY - Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana - Reg. gr. 1 (f. 3r)
(6 verses)
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