Epigram 7.304

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Codex Palatinus 23 p. 251
Codex Palatinus 23 p. 252

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ἀνδρὶ μὲν Ἱππαίμων ὄνομ᾽ ἦν, ἵππῳ δὲ Πόδαργος,
καὶ κυνὶ Λήθαργος, καὶ θεράποντι Βάβης,
Θεσσαλός, ἐκ Κρήτης, Μάγνης γένος, Αἵμονος υἱός:
ὤλετο δ᾽ ἐν προμάχοις ὀξὺν Ἄρη συνάγων.

— Paton edition

The man's name was Hippaemon, the horse's Podargos, the dog's Lethargos, and the serving man's Babes, a Thessalian, from Crete, of Magnesian race, the son of Haemon. He perished fighting in the front ranks.

— Paton edition

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