Epigram 7.20

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Codex Palatinus 23 p. 210
Codex Palatinus 23 p. 213

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Ἐσβέσθης, γηραιὲ Σοφόκλεες, ἄνθος ἀοιδῶν,
οἰνωπὸν Βάκχου βότρυν ἐρεπτόμενος.

— Paton edition

Apagaste, velho Sófocles, flor dos poetas, cuja
Fronte vós, purpúreos cachos de Baco, orlais.

— Fernando Pessoa

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Ἐσβέσθης , γηραιὲ Σοφόκλεες , ἄνθος ἀοιδῶν ,
οἰνωπὸν Βάκχου βότρυν ἐρεπτόμενος .

Your light is out , aged Sophocles , flower of poets ,
crowned with the purple clusters of Bacchus .

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