Type 6970
(formerly typ/4877)

Ἔπαρχος εἶ, Μόδεστε, τοῖς ἄλλοις ὅλοις·
μόνῳ δ’ ὕπαρχος τῷ σοφῷ Βασιλείῳ.
Ἀρχὴ γὰρ αὐτῷ, καίπερ ἐξάρχειν θέλων,
μυρμηκιᾷς δὲ, καίπερ ὡς λέων βρύχων.
Text source E. Miller, 1857, Manuelis Philae Carmina (vol. 2), Amsterdam: 351
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Manuel Philes (1275-1345) - PLP: XII.29817
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s) Basil the Great (330-379) (episkopos of Kaisareia < Cappadocia)
Number of verses 4
Occurrence(s) [26077] παρχος εἶ μόδεστε τοῖς ἄλλοις ὅλοις [15th c.]
PARIS - Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BNF) - gr. 554 [13th c.] (f. 95r)
(4 verses)

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Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 244: "Theod. Prodromus, In s. Basilium"
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Last modified: 2021-03-04.