Type 4117
(formerly typ/2212)

Ἕκτορ, Ἀρήιον αἷμα, κατὰ χθονὸς εἴ που ἀκούεις,
χαῖρε καὶ ἄμπνευσον βαιὸν ὑπὲρ πατρίδος.
Ἴλιον οἰκεῖται κλεινὴ πόλις ἄνδρας ἔχουσα
σοῦ μὲν ἀφαυροτέρους, ἀλλ’ ἔτ’ ἀρηιφίλους·
Μυρμιδόνες δ’ ἀπόλοντο. Παρίστασο καὶ λέγ’ Ἀχιλλεῖ
Θεσσαλίην κεῖσθαι πᾶσαν ὑπ’ Αἰνεάδαις.
Title(s)
  • Εἰς τὸν Ἕκτορα
  • Ad Hectorem
Text source H. Beckby, 1965, Anthologia Graeca. IX-XI (vol. 3), München: 244-245
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Critical text
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Person(s)
Poet
Publius Aelius Hadrianus (24/01/76 - 10/07/138)
Metre(s) Elegiacs
Subject(s)
Tag(s) Reference to content of the book
Translation(s)
Bibliography
Number of verses 6
Occurrence(s)
Acknowledgements
Contributor(s)
Identification Anthologia Graeca, IX.387
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Last modified: 2020-12-02.