Type 4968
(formerly typ/3027)

Γραφῆς ἔλαβον τερμάτωσιν ἀρτίως
τὰ βουκολικὰ τοῦ Θεοκρίτου μέλη,
ὃν Μουσῶν ἄθροισμα ἀοιδῆς πλῆσε λιγείης,
καὶ πᾶς τις εὔφρων καὶ σοφιστείας γέμων
λόγων καταστέφει σε τοῖς ἐγκωμίοις,
Θεόκριτε πρώτιστε τῶν Δωριέων,
ὡς προκριθεὶς γὰρ ἐκ θεῶν τῶν μακάρων,
κρίνεις νόας κάλλιστα γενναίων νέων.
Text source F. Bancalari 1894, Index codicum graecorum Bibliothecae Casanatensis, Studi Italiani di Filologia Classica (SIFC), 2, 161-207: 173
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Comment Text of Bancalari (1894: 173) modified by DBBE.
Number of verses 8

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Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 123: "Ad calcem idylliorum Theocriti"
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Last modified: 2021-03-04.