Epigram 9.702

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On the Temple of Olympian Zeus at Athens

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Κεκροπίδαι Διὶ τόνδ᾽ ἔθεσαν δόμον, ὡς ἀπ᾽ Ὀλύμπου
νισσόμενος ποτὶ γᾶν, ἄλλον Ὄλυμπον ἔχοι.

— Paton edition

The Athenians set up this house to Zeus, so that,
descending from Olympus to earth, he might find
another Olympus.

— Paton edition

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Deities (eng)
Peoples, places (eng)

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