Type 5702
(formerly typ/3738)

Σκόπει τὸ λύτρον καὶ ξενίζου τὸν τύπον·
θῆλυ ξίφος γὰρ ὧδε καὶ Θεοῦ σθένος
τῷ Ἰσραὴλ τίθησι τὴν σωτηρίαν·
ἐκ θήλεως αὖθις δὲ Θεοῦ σοφία
Χριστὸς προῆλθε σταυρὸν ὡς ξίφος φέρων
δι᾽ οὗ Σατᾶν καθεῖλε τὴν πανοπλίαν.
Text source A. Rhoby, 2018, Ausgewählte Byzantinische Epigramme in Illuminierten Handschriften, Wien: 489
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Critical text
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Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
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Critical Notes Lauxtermann (2003: 194): 'The ungrammatical form θήλεως (instead of θήλεος) should be retained metri causa'.
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Number of verses 6
Occurrence(s) [22985] σκόπει τὸ λύτρον καὶ ξένίζου τὸν τύπον
VATICAN CITY - Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana - Reg. gr. 1 (f. 383r)
(6 verses)
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Last modified: 2020-01-22.