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ὦ Zeῦ, patēr te kaὶ sophὸs klῄzῃ theos

Language: Greek (Ελληνικά)

 ὦ Zeῦ, patēr te kaὶ sophὸs klῄzῃ theos,
 blepson prὸs ἡmᾶs kaὶ metastēson kakῶn.
 ἕlkusi d᾽ ἡmῖn prὸs lepas tὰs symphorὰs
 spudῇ synapsai: kἂn ἄkrᾳ thigῃs cheri,
 ἥxomen ἵn᾽ ἐltheῖn bulomestha tῆs tychēs.
 ἅlis dὲ mochthōn oὓs ἐmochthoῦmen paros.
 keklēsthe moi, theoi, polla chrēsth᾽ ἐmoῦ klyein
 kaὶ lypr᾽: ὀpheilō d᾽ oὐk ἀeὶ prassein kakῶs,
 ὀrthῷ dὲ bῆnai podi: mian de moi charin
 dontes tὸ loipὸn eὐtychῆ me thēsete.

Translation(s): GER

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  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist by Mathilde von Kralik.

Text added to the website: 2018-12-05 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2018-12-05 17:55:07
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