Type 5246
(formerly typ/3316)

Εἱρμῶν μέλος πέφυκε δέλτος ᾀσμάτων
φέρουσα τοῖς γράψασι φέρτατον κλέος
θεόγραφον χάριν τῷ κεκτημένῳ
καὶ μανθάνουσιν εὐκλεᾶ τὴν καρδίαν
καὶ τοῖς βλέπουσιν ἐνθεεστάτους νόας
ψάλλουσι δ᾽ ᾆσμα πνεύματος χορηγίαν.
Text source P. Nikolopoulos, 1998, Τὰ νέα εὑρήματα τοῦ Σινᾶ, Athens: 185
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Comment This epigram appears to be shaped as an adaptation of a well-known epigram accompanying the Psalms, https://www.dbbe.ugent.be/types/4568.
Number of verses 6
Occurrence(s) [22096] Εἱρμῶν μέλος πέφυκε δέλτος ᾀσμάτων [1266]
SINAI - Mone tes Hagias Aikaterines - ΝΕ gr. M 176 [1266] ((gen.) end of ms.)
(6 verses)
Related type(s) [4568] Δαυιτικὴ πέφυκα δέλτος ᾀσμάτων (6 verses) (Variant (other wordings))

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Identification Vassis ICB 2011, 214: "Librarii subscr. in hirmologio"
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Last modified: 2021-10-06.