The Delphic Oracle, 418 Parke/Wormell = Q 159 Fontenrose in Eusebius, Evangelical Preparation 5.32.2 = T 34 Kannicht

How to quote this translation

M = reading of the whole MS tradition
m = reading of part of the MS tradition
P = reading on a papyrus
 
“ἔσται σοι κοῦρος, Μνησαρχίδη κοῦρος παῖς Μνησαρχίδης M, ὅντινα πάντες,
ἄνθρωποι τίσουσι, καὶ ἐς κλέος ἐσθλὸν ὀρούσει
καὶ στεφέων ἱερῶν γλυκερὴν χάριν ἀμφιβαλεῖται”·

ὁ δὲ κοῦρος ἦν Εὐριπίδης…

‘You will have a son, Mnesarchides, whom all men will honour, and he will rise to excellent fame and will be clothed in the sweet grace of holy garlands.’

And the son was Euripides…


Relevant guides Euripides