Type 4347
(formerly typ/2443)

Ἐνθάδε πηγὴ ναμάτων ζωηρρύτων,
καὶ κλίμαξ ἀνάγουσα πρὸς θεωρίαν,
καὶ κῆπος ἡδὺς ἀκηράτων ἀνθέων,
ἅπας ὁ διψῶν πίνε. Βαῖνε καὶ τρύγα,
ἄρδευε τὸν νοῦν αὖθις ὡς αὐαλέον.
Ἡμεῖς δὲ Χριστὸν δεξιὸν ἐπιστάτην
νῦν προσλαβόντες τῶνδε τῶν ποημάτων,
πρὸς τὴν καταρχὴν ἐξαπλοῦμεν τὰς χεῖρας.
Text source J. Migne, 1858, Patrologiae cursus completus. Series graeca (vol. 36), Paris: 934
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s)
Tag(s)
Comment Vassis (2005) mentions Niketas David Paphlagon as subject, while Sajdak (1914) Niketas of Herakleia.
Bibliography
Number of verses 8
Occurrence(s) [20675] Ἐνθάδε πηγὴ ναμάτων ζωηρρύτων
MOSCOW - Gosudarstvennyj Istoričeskij Musej (GIM) - Sinod. gr. 66 (Vlad. 155) (f. 2v)
(8 verses)
Acknowledgements
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 229: "In laudem Nicetae Davidiis"
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