- sa-dvitīyāḥ kim asṛjan
- svatantrā uta karmasu
- āho svit saṁhatāḥ sarva
- idaṁ sma samakalpayan
sa-dvitīyāḥ—with their wives; kim—whether; asṛjan—created; sva-tantrāḥ—remaining independent; uta—or; karmasu—in their actions; āho svit—or else; saṁhatāḥ—jointly; sarve—all the Prajāpatis; idam—this; sma samakalpayan—produced.
Did they evolve the creation in conjunction with their respective wives, did they remain independent in their action, or did they all jointly produce it?