Type 4952
(formerly typ/3011)

Τὸν ἱερὸν μέλπω σε, Ἱερεμία,
ἐν κοιλίᾳ χρισθέντα καὶ πρὸ τοῦ τόκου.
Text source E. Follieri, 1980, I calendari in metro innografico di Cristoforo Mitileneo. Introduzione, testo e traduzione (vol. 1), Brussels: 238
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Scribe-related epigram
Person(s)
Poet
Michael Chrysokephalos monkname Makarios (14th c.) - RGK: I.242 - VGH: 322.G (episkopos of Philadelphia < Turkey)
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s) Jeremiah
Tag(s)
Comment Source text of Follieri (1980: 238) modified by DBBE.

The epigram is preserved in cod. Patmos, Mone tou Hagiou Ioannou tou Theologou 381, f.384v, as part of a verse and prose colophon, featuring the date of ms. completion (May 1). The feast of prophet Jeremiah is also celebrated on this day in the Orthodox tradition.
Bibliography
Number of verses 2
Occurrence(s) [21658] Τὸν ἱερὸν μέλπω σε ἱερεμία
PATMOS - Mone tou Hagiou Ioannou tou Theologou 381 (f. 384v)
(2 verses)
Acknowledgements
Contributor(s)
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 777: "Macar. Chrysocephalus, In s. Ieremiam proph. (Maii 1)"
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Last modified: 2020-04-02.