Type 6803
(formerly typ/4696)

Ὁ Ζεὺς ἀντὶ πυρὸς πῦρ ὤπασεν ἄλλο, γυναῖκας·
εἴθε δὲ μήτε γυνὴ μήτε τὸ πῦρ ἐφάνη.
Πῦρ μὲν δὴ ταχέως καὶ σβέννυται· ἡ δὲ γυνὴ πῦρ
ἄσβεστον, φλογερόν, πάντοτ’ ἀναπτόμενον.
Text source H. Beckby, 1965, Anthologia Graeca. IX-XI (vol. 3), München: 104-105
Text status Text completely known
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Genre(s) Text-related epigram
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Palladas (4th c.)
Metre(s) Elegiacs
Subject(s) Zeus
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Number of verses 4
Occurrence(s) [25436] ὁ ζεὺς ἀντὶ πυρὸς, πῦρ ὤπασ(εν) ἄλλο· γυναῖκας
VATICAN CITY - Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana - Vat. gr. 114 (f. 98v)
(4 verses)
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