Epigram 9.60

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Codex Palatinus 23, p. 366

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πύργος ὅδ᾽ εἰναλίης ἐπὶ χοιράδος, οὔνομα νήσῳ
ταὐτὸν ἔχων, ὅρμου σύμβολόν εἰμι Φάρος.

— Paton edition

I, this tower on the rock in the sea, am Pharos, bearing the same name as the island and serving as a beacon for the harbour.

— Paton edition

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Pharos was the lighthouse of Alexandria.

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