Type 1990
(formerly typ/98)

Λουκᾶς ἠπιόθυμος ἀκεστορίης ἐπιΐστωρ,
ἀθανάτου Χριστοῖο γένος καὶ θέσκελα ἔργα
ἀτρεκέως κατέλεξε, καὶ ὡς θάνεν ἄμμε σαῴσας
καὶ πάλιν, ἐκ τύμβοιο θορών, μερόπεσσιν ἐδείχθη,
ἔνθεν δʹ οὐρανίην ὑπὲρ ἄντυγα πατρὶ φαάνθη.
Title(s) Ἐπίγραμμα εἰς τὸν ἅγιον Ἀπόστολον Λουκᾶν τὸν Εύαγγελιστήν.
Text source A. Rhoby, 2018, Ausgewählte Byzantinische Epigramme in Illuminierten Handschriften, Wien: 284-285
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Critical text
Genre(s)
Person(s)
Poet
Niketas David Paphlagon
Metre(s) Dactylic hexameter
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Critical Notes 4 ἐδείχθη ] ἐμίχθη Iberon 159
5 ἔνθεν ] ἔνθεν δ' Iberon 159
Translation(s)
Comment This epigram and a longer version of fifteen verses are written by Niketas David Paphlagon.
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Number of verses 5
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