by Sophocles (c495 BCE - c406 BCE)

Ἔρως ἀνίκατε μάχαν, Ἔρως, ὃς ἐν κτήμασι...
Language: Greek (Ελληνικά) 
Χορός
Ἔρως ἀνίκατε μάχαν, Ἔρως, ὃς ἐν κτήμασι πίπτεις,
ὃς ἐν μαλακαῖς παρειαῖς νεάνιδος ἐννυχεύεις,
785φοιτᾷς δ᾽ ὑπερπόντιος ἔν τ᾽ ἀγρονόμοις αὐλαῖς:
καί σ᾽ οὔτ᾽ ἀθανάτων φύξιμος οὐδεὶς
790οὔθ᾽ ἁμερίων σέ γ᾽ ἀνθρώπων. ὁ δ᾽ ἔχων μέμηνεν. 

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  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ; composed by John Woods Duke.
  • Also set in French (Français), a translation by Émile Pessonneaux (1821 - 1903) ; composed by Jean Wiéner.

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