Type 3949
(formerly typ/2036)

Γραφαὶ καὶ στίχοι διδαχῆς καὶ νουθεσίας λόγοι
Ἀλεξιοῦ Κομνηνοῦ τοῦ μακαρίου ἐκείνου
τοῦ ὄντος μεγάλου εἰς φρόνησιν καὶ σύνεσιν παντοῖαν
πρὸς τὸν τοῦ πρίγκηπος υἱὸν καὶ Κομνηνὸν μητρόθεν,
ἔγγονον ὄντα εὐσεβοῦς ῥηγὸς τοῦ Ῥογερίου,
τοῦ εὐγενοῦς καὶ κραταιοῦ, μεγάλου τροπαιούχου
τὸν ἔτρεμον τὰ δυσικὰ ἅπαντα τὰ ῥηγάτα.
Text source G. Spadaro 1982, Due redazioni inedite di Spaneas, Jahrbuch der Österreichischen Byzantinistik (JÖB), 32, 277-288: 279-280
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Metre(s) Decapentasyllable
Comment A prose version of this epigram was written in the 15th-century manuscript Naples, Biblioteca Nazionale, gr. III AA 9 (f. 34r). A shorter (3 vv) variant of this epigram can be found in the 16th-century manuscript Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (ÖNB), theol. gr. 244 (f. 117r); cf. Schmitt (1892: 325-326).
Number of verses 7
Related type(s) [33113] Στίχοι, γραφὴ καὶ διδαχή, <καὶ> παραινέσεως λόγοι (5 verses) (Variant (other wordings))

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Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 123: "Spaneas (inscr.)"
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Last modified: 2021-06-15.