Type 3623
(formerly typ/1721)

Ἔχθραν τε πολλὴν ἐκ μεγιστάνων νέμει.
Καταβιβάζων τῷδέ μοι τἀναντία,
Ἔχθραν τε δηλοῖ μᾶλλον ἐκ κακωτέρων
Ἀνδρῶν ἀσήμων καὶ ταπεινῶν ἐν βίῳ·
Ἀγαθοποιὸς δ’ εἰ πάρεστι τῷ τόπῳ,
Κέρδος δίδωσιν ἐκ βροτῶν πενεστάτων.
Καὶ ταῦτα βίβλος Βαβυλωνίων γράφει.
Text source E. Miller 1872, Poèmes astronomiques de Théodore Prodrome et de Jean Camatère, d'après les manuscrits de la Bibliothèque nationale de Paris, in Notices et extraits des manuscrits de la Bibliothèque du Roi (de la Bibiliothèque Nationale) et autres bibliothèques (vol. 23.2), Paris, 1-112: 111
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Person(s)
Poet
Ioannes Kamateros - PBW: Ioannes/471/
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s) Astrology
Tag(s) Reference to content of the book
Comment The epigram consists of the last verses (1345-1351) of John Camaterus' De zodiaco (Vassis 2005: 241).
Bibliography
Number of verses 7
Occurrence(s) [19545] ἔχθραν τὲ πολλὴν ἐκ μεγιστάνων νέμει
PARIS - Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BNF) - Coisl. 338 (f. 333r)
(7 verses)
Acknowledgements
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 277: "In tractatum astronomicum"
Permalink https://dbbe.ugent.be/types/3623
Last modified: 2019-06-19.