Mahavastu [sanskrit verses and english]

by Émile Senart | 1882 | 56,574 words

This is the Sanskrit Mahavastu: a lengthy work on Buddhist teachings and narratives belonging to the school of early Buddhism (Mahasanghika). This edition only includes those metrical verses occuring in the various stories and Jatakas, as well as the corresponding English translation by J. J. Jones.

Verse 19.117

तृतीये च चतुर्थे च पंचमे षष्ठसप्तमे ।
नवमे दशमे सप्ताहे इदं वचनम् अब्रवीत् ॥ ११७ ॥

tṛtīye ca caturthe ca paṃcame ṣaṣṭhasaptame |
navame daśame saptāhe idaṃ vacanam abravīt || 117 ||

And so for the third, the fourth, the fifth, the sixth, the seventh, the ninth, and the tenth week. Then he said, (117)

English translation by J. J. Jones (1949) Read online

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (19.117). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tritiya, Caturtha, Pancama, Shashtha, Saptama, Navama, Dashama, Saptaha, Saptahan, Idam, Vacana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahavastu Verse 19.117). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “tṛtīye ca caturthe ca paṃcame ṣaṣṭhasaptame
  • tṛtīye -
  • tṛtīya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    tṛtīya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tṛtīyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • caturthe -
  • caturtha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    caturtha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pañcame -
  • pañcama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    pañcama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • ṣaṣṭha -
  • ṣaṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ṣaṣṭha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saptame -
  • saptama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    saptama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • Line 2: “navame daśame saptāhe idaṃ vacanam abravīt
  • navame -
  • navama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    navama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    navamā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • daśame -
  • daśama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    daśama (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • saptāhe -
  • saptāha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    saptāhan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saptāhan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vacanam -
  • vacana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vacana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vacanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • abravīt -
  • brū (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active third single]
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