देवरक्षितया लब्धा नव चात्र गदादयः ।
वसुदेवः सुतानष्टावादधे सहदेवया ॥५२॥

devarakṣitayā labdhā
nava cātra gadādayaḥ
vasudevaḥ sutān aṣṭāv
ādadhe sahadevayā

 devaraká¹£itayā - by the wife named Devaraká¹£itā; labdhāḥ - achieved; nava - nine; ca - also; atra - here; gadā-ādayaḥ - sons headed by Gadā; vasudevaḥ - ŚrÄ«la Vasudeva; sutān - sons; aṣṭau - eight; Ädadhe - begot; sahadevayā - in the wife named Sahadevā.


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By the semen of Vasudeva in the womb of Devarakṣitā, nine sons were born, headed by Gadā. Vasudeva, who was religion personified, also had a wife named Sahadevā, by whose womb he begot eight sons, headed by Śruta and Pravara.

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