Occurrence 21430
(formerly occ/5245)

Ἐπίγραμμα εἰς τὸν ἅγιον διονύσιον εἰς τὸ περὶ μυστικῆς θεολογίας :-
καὶ νόον αἰγλήεντα λίπες κάτω. καὶ γνώσιν ἐόντων:
νύκτα δι᾿ ἀμβροσίην τὴν, οὐ θέμις ἐξονομῆναι :+
Type(s) [2003] Καὶ νόον αἰγλήεντα λίπες καὶ γνῶσιν ἐόντων (2 verses)
Text source DBBE
Text status Text completely known
Date 1376-1400
Manuscript PARIS - Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BNF) - Coisl. 85 [1376-1400]
Place in Manuscript f. 312r
Palaeographical information στίχοι ἡρωικοί: is written above the title.

Written in red ink.
Contextual information The epigram precedes the work 'De Mystica Theologia' by Ps.-Dionysius the Areopagite.
Metre(s) Dactylic hexameter
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Subject(s) Pseudo-Dionysios the Areopagite (5th c. - 6th c.)
Comment In the first verse, the word κάτω is added to the usual text of the type. As a consequence, the meter of the verse is incorrect.

Devreesse (1945: 75): 'au début (f. 312) note sur les ouvrages de Denys (...), épigramme, index des chapitres'.
Image source(s) https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b110040383/f320.item
Number of verses 2
Related occurrence(s)
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Last modified: 2019-07-03.