Third-person singular simple present indicative form of hymn.
solemn hymns chanted by the Udgatris.
Powell wrote several treatises and also some hymns, but his chief gifts were those of a preacher.
Some of these hymns are probably earlier (1st and 2nd centuries).
The purely theoretical character of Anu is thus still further emphasized, and in the annals and votive inscriptions as well as in the incantations and hymns, he is rarely introduced as an active force to whom a personal appeal can be made.
He wrote some good hymns, including "O Throned, 0 Crowned" and a beautiful version of Urbs Beata.