Type 5324
(formerly typ/3370)

Ἰχθύν, ὕδωρ ἄρτον τε, κηρόν καὶ μέλι
ἄριστον εἰδὼς τοῦ Θεοῦ καὶ δεσπότου,
μὴ κάμνε, μὴ φρόντιζε, μὴ ζήτει πλέον.
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Reader-related epigram
Person(s)
Poet
Eustathios of Ikonion < Turkey - PBW: Eustathios/103/
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Tag(s) (Spiritual) advice to the reader
Translation(s) Piscem, aquam panemque, et mel cum cera
prandium esse cum scias Dei et Domini,
ne fatigeris, ne cures, ne plura quaeras.
Language: Latin
E. Cougny, 1890, Epigrammatum Anthologia Palatina cum Planudeis et Appendice nova epigrammatum veterum ex libris et marmoribus ductorum (vol. 3), Paris: 421
Comment = Anth. Gr. Append. IV.116β
Bibliography
Number of verses 3
Occurrence(s) [22187] ἰχθὺν ὕδωρ, ἄρτον τὲ, κηρὸν καὶ μέλι
FLORENCE - Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana (BML) - Plut. 70, Cod. 20 (f. 1r)
(3 verses)
Acknowledgements
Contributor(s)
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 369: "Eustathius Iconiensis, Versus paraenetici"
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Last modified: 2019-06-16.