7.34 words Staphanie Jamison

 

1 pra śikrā etu devi manīṣā asmat

pure-gleaming let-go-forth devine word-inspired-thought from-us

śuc f i c2 imper. f f

sutaṣṭas rathas na vājī

well-crafted chariot like strong-prizewinning

takṣ c2/1 ppp fashion vājin vaj be strong

 

2 vidus pṛthivyās divas janitram

they-know of-earth of-heaven birth

vid c2 inj. pl.3

śṛṇvanti āpas adha kṣarantīs

hear-listen waters flowing

śrū c5 acc pl. f kṣar c1 pap acc. pl. f

 

3 āpas cit asmai pinvanta pṛthvīs

waters just for-him swell-nourish the-vast-broad

pinv c1 inj. fatten acc. pl. f

 

vṛtreṣu śūrās mamsanta ugrās

in-midst-of-dragons heros will-be-considered fierce

man c4 s ao.. subj. pl.3 mid.

 

4 ā dhūrṣu asmai dadhāta aśvān

at-the-pole for-him let-you-all-put horses

dhā c3 imper. pl.2

indras na vag hiranyabāhus

Indra like powerful golden-arm

vaj be strong vagrin

 

5 abhi pra sthāta aha iva yajam

you-all-must-have-started the-sacrifice day like

sthā c1 root ao. imper. pl.2 act.

yā iva patman tma hinota

like-a-chariot-driver on-path by-self you-all-swiftly-proceed

loc. hi c5 imper. pl.2 impel

 

6 tma samatsu hinota yajam

by-yourself in-battles urge-spur-on-proceed-swiftly the-sacrifice

hi c5 imper. pl.2

dadhāta ketum janāya vīram

let-you-all-establish the-conscious-hero for-people

dhā c3 imper. pl.2 cit

 

7 ut asya śuṣmāt bhānus na ārta

from-its-tempestuous-force radiant-beam like it-has-rised-up

a + arta c2 root ao. sing.3 mid.

bibharti bhāram pṛthivī na bhūma

sustains-bears burden like-earth (its)ground

bhṛ c3

 

8 hvayāmi devān ayātus agne sādhan

i-call-invoke gods without-sorcery completing-achieving

sādh c1 succeed pap

ṛtena dhiyam dadhāmi

through-by-truth the-thought-insight i-establish

dhā c3

 

9 abhi vas devim dhiyam dadhidhvam

your devine thought-insight establish-place

f f dhā c3 perf. imper. pl.2 mid.

pra vas devatrā cam kṛṇudhvam

your among-gods speech let-you-all-make

kṛ c5 imper. pl.2

 

10 ā caṣṭe āsām pāthas nadīnām

beholds-sees-inspects haven of-these-rivers

cakṣ c2/1 see sing.3 mid.

varuṇas ugras sahasracakṣās

Varuna fierce 1000-eyes

nom. sing.

 

11 rā rāṣṭrānām peśas nadīnām

king of-kingdoms garment-ornament of-rivers

piś c6 adorn fashion nom. sing.

anuttam asmai kṣatram viśvāyu

admitted-has-been-conceded to-him lifelong-rulership

nud c6 push nom. sing. n

 

12 aviṣṭās asmān viśvāsu vikṣu

he-has-aided-helped us among-all-peoples-agents

av c1 iṣ ao. sing.3 mid.

adyum kṛṇota śamsam ninitsos

harmless you-all-make-render praises of-he-who-wishes-scorn

kṛ c5 imper. pl.2 gen. desiderative nind c1 revile

 

13 vi etu didyut dviṣām aśevā

let-go wide weapon-missle of-haters unkind-unfriendly

i c2 gen. pl. aśevan nom. sing.

yuyota viṣvak rapas tanūnām

you-all-keep-away off-to-side danger-infirmity of-bodies

yu c3 imper. pl.2 separate ind.

 

14 avīt nas agnis havyāt namobhis

Agni has-helped us oblation-eater by-our-salutes

av c1 iṣ ao. sing.3 nom. sing.

preṣṭhas asmai adhāyi stomas

dearest(hymn) to-for-him has-been-put laud-hymn

dhā c3 root ao. passive

 

15 sajūs devebhis apām napātam

along-together with-gods the-son of-waters

gen. pl. f

sakhāyam kṛdhvam śivas nas astu

companion let-you-all-have-made friendly to-us let-(him)be

kṛ c5 root ao. imper. pl.2 mid.

 

16 abjām ukthais ahim gṛṇīṣe budhne

to-the-water-born with-hymns dragon i-will-sing at-the-bottom

gṛ c9

nadīnām raja:su īdan

of-rivers in-the-dusky-realms sitting

sad c1/2 pap

 

17 mā nas ahis budhnyas riṣe dhāt

us dragon-of-the-deep not-to-harm will-have-established

dat inf. riṣ c4/1 be hurt dhā c3 root ao. subj. sing.3

mā yajas asya sridhat ṛtāyos

the-sacrifice of-this shall-not-fail of-truth-seeker

sridh c1 a ao. inj. sing.3 blunder

 

18 uta nas eṣu nṣu śravas dhus

and of-us in-these-conscious-agents fame (maruts)put

dhā c3 root ao. inj. pl.3

pra rāye yantu śardhantas aryas

to-riches let(conscious ageents)-go-forth vaulting themselves over strangers

dat. i c2 śṛdh c1 be defiant pap

 

19 tapanti śatrum svarṇa bhū

they-burn-scorch enemy just-as-the-sun the-world

tap c1 heat

mahāsenāsas amebhis eṣām

large-armies-generals with-their-onslaughts

 

20 ā yat nas patnīs gamanti acchā

when to-us wives will-have-come in-front

gam c1 root ao. subj. pl.3

tvaṣṭā supāṇis dadhāti vīrām

Tvaṣṭṛ of-lovely-hands establish heros (for us)

dhā c3

 

21 prati nas stomam tvaṣṭā juṣeta

our hymn-praise traṣṭṛ should-enjoy

juṣ c6 op. mid.

syāt asme aramatis vasūyus

may-be in-us dynamic-thought wealth-seeker

nom. sing. nom. sing. f