Epigram 9.683

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On Alpheus and Arethusa

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Ἀλφεὸς ἄρρεν ὕδωρ, Ἀρεθούσιόν ἐστι τὸ θῆλυ:
καὶ γάμον εὗρεν Ἔρως, κιρναμένων ὑδάτων.

— Paton edition

Alpheus is a male water, Arethusa a female, and
Love accomplished their marriage by mixing the
waters.

— Paton edition

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Scholia

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