Hail, Thou sweetly winning one, with fluttering eyes;
and give the victory to me! Enhance my song!
For I remember Thee and yet another song.
In song I greet Thee and all other Goddesses;
but first of Thee and with Thee I begin to sing,
and, with Thee started, I turn to another song.
Greetings, guardian goddess of well-built Salamis
and sea-girt Cyprus! Grant us an alluring song!
For I remember Thee - and yet another song.
Be welcome, Goddess, give me fortune and good cheer.
Hail, Goddess; keep our city safe and guide my song.
So hail to Thee, and all the Goddesses!
So hail to Thee, Lord; I beseech Thee with my song.
Be kind, Hephaistos; give me excellence and bliss.
So hail, O Lord, I seek Thy favor with my song.
So hail, Poseidon, Earth-upholding, Dark-haired One,
And, Blest One, with a kindly heart help those who sail.
Be kind, Far-seeing, Greatest, Noblest, Kronides!
So welcome, progeny of Zeus, exalt my song;
for I'll remember You and yet another song.
Thou, Argus-Slaying Zeus' and Maia's Son,
Gods' Herald, giving goods, with rod of gold -
be kind, You two, and help us, awed and fond.
Inhabit this fair house as mutual friends;
for You, who know the noble deeds of folk
who walk the earth, sustain their wit and youth.
Hail, Kronos' Child, and Hermes with the rod!
I will remember You and one more song.
So hail, God-Mother, Starry Heaven's Wife;
repay my song with pleasing sustenance!
Of Thee I'm minded - and another song.
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