- airāvaṇādayas tv aṣṭau
- dig-gajā abhavaṁs tataḥ
- abhramu-prabhṛtayo 'ṣṭau ca
- kariṇyas tv abhavan nṛpa
airāvaṇa-ādayaḥ—headed by Airāvaṇa; tu—but; aṣṭau—eight; dik-gajāḥ—elephants that could go in any direction; abhavan—were generated; tataḥ—thereafter; abhramu-prabhṛtayaḥ—headed by the she-elephant named Abhramu; aṣṭau—eight; ca—also; kariṇyaḥ—female elephants; tu—indeed; abhavan—also generated; nṛpa—O King.
Thereafter, O King, eight great elephants, which could go in any direction, were generated. They were headed by Airāvaṇa. Eight she-elephants, headed by Abhramu, were also generated.
The names of the eight elephants were Airāvaṇa, Puṇḍarīka, Vāmana, Kumuda, Añjana, Puṣpadanta, Sārvabhauma and Supratīka.