Metamorphoses (Lykaian Pan)

Author Ovid
Subject Poetic Literary References

Ovid, Metamorphoses, 1.698-700 (AD 8)

Descending from Lycaeus, Pan admires
The matchless nymph [Syrinx], and burns with new desires.
A crown of pine upon his head he wore...

Latin Text

Redeuntem colle Lycaeo
Pan videt hanc pinuque caput praecinctus acuta
talia verba refert