3.61                 uṣas

 

1.    uṣas  vājena   vājini   pracetā

            O Dawn   with-prize-booty   O prize-giver     conscious 

        stomam   juṣasva   gṛatas   maghoni

            praise-laud       enjoy    of-singer   O queen-of-plenty

                                           juṣ   c6   imper.  mid.         gṛ  to sing

        purāṇī   devi  yuvatis   puradhis

             ancient   O goddess    young    kind-flirtatious

        anu   vratam   carasi   viśvavāre

                the-will        you-follow     O bringer of all good things   

                                                             car  c1    2sing.   move

 

 

2.    uṣas   devi   amartiyā  vi  bhāhi

            O goddess Dawn     immortal    radiate  widely

                                                                                      bhā   c2    imper.  2sing.

       candrarathā   sūntā   īrayantī

           in-moon-lit-chariot     arousing-awaking   pleasant-conscious-mind

                                                                       īr   c2   pap  f    to set in motion

       ā   tvā   vahantu   suyamāsas   aśvā

                  let   easy-to-control  horses  convey you hither

                                   vah  c1   imper.   3pl.

       hirayavarṇām   pṛthupājasas  ye

               golden  colored             of-broad-vigour      they

                                                                  pṛthu   broad       pājas   strength

 

3.    uṣas   pratīcī   bhuvanāni   viśvā

                 O Dawn     facing       all  beings

                                    prati    ańc   going toward

  ūrdhvā   tiṣṭhasi   amtasya   ketus

           upward  you-stand    of-immortality    a-beacon

                               sthā   c1   2sing.    stand

   samānam   artham   caraṇīyamānā

                   to-same   purpose      traveling-moving       

   cakram  iva  navyasi  ā   vavṛtsva

         like-a-wheel   O newer-one    let-have-rolled-hither

                                                                vṛt   c1   perf.   imper.   2sing.   turn

 

4.     ava   syūma-iva   cinvatī   maghonī

              like a garment     casting-aside

                                           ci  c5   pap  f    to cast aside

        uṣā   yāti   svasarasya   patnī

              generous  Dawn ,   journeys    of-good-radiance       mistress-master  

                                 yā   c2    

        suvar   janantī   subhagā   sudasā

             generating the sun,    good-despenser-gracious   good-hostess

                                    jā   jan    to-generate

        āntāt   divas   papratha  ā  pṛthivyās

             from-the-end   of-heaven    of-earth     she-has-spread-has-widened   

                                                prath   c1   perf.   3sing.   to spread                 

 

5.      achā   vas   devīm   uṣasam   vibhātīm

           towards    the-goddess-Dawn   radiating widely

          pra   vas   bharadhvam   namasā   suvṛktim

                bear forth    with-reverence   your        well-fashioned-hymn

                                                bhṛ   c1    2pl.  mid.  bear                                    vṛk   vṛj    twist               

          ūrdhvam   madhudhā   divi  pājas   aśret

              upward       honey-bringer    in-heaven    had-propped  her leading edge 

                                                                                                                śri   ao.  3sing.   to resort

          pra   rocanā   ruruce   ravasadṛk

               with-charm-stimulation-glow     she-of-delightful-aspect   has-shone-forth 

                                            ruc   perf.   3sing.  mid.   to shine  

 

6.     ṛtāvarī   divas   arkais    abodhi

       the-conscious-she   of-heaven     has-been-awakened    by-our-chants

                                                                  budh    pass.  ao.   3sing.   to wake  

        ā   revatī   rodasī   citram   asthāt

              the-beautiful-lady   has-mounted   the-2 bright-worlds

                                              heaven-earth                  sthā   c1   ao.  3sing.   stand

        āyatīm   agne   uṣasam   vibhātīm

               O agni     to-the-extending-Dawn     radiating-widely

        vāmam   eṣi   draviam   bhikṣamāṇas

               to-the-pleasant essence   you(agni)-go   begging

                                 i  c2    2sing.  go                                  bhikṣ   to beg

 

7.    ṛtasya   budhne   uṣasām    iṣayan

           in-the-foundation   of-conscious-mind    urging   the-Dawn     

                                                                                iṣ  send     denom.  iṣaya 

        vā   mahī   rodasī  ā   viveśa

               the-sun    has-entered    the-2 great-worlds

                                                                 viś   c6   perf.   3sing.

        mahī   mitrasya    varuṇasya   māyā

               great    (is)the-magic-power    of mitra    of-varuṇa

        candreva   bhānum   vi  dadhe  purutrā

        like the-shimmering-moon-light  she-has-established-widely   her-radiance    in-many-places

                                                                 dhā   perf.  3sing.  mid.   put  place