Kathasaritsagara [sanskrit]

by C. H. Tawney | 2014 | 226,424 words | ISBN-13: 9789350501351

The Sanskrit edition of the Kathasaritsagara referencing the English translation and grammatical analysis. Written by Somadeva and dating from the 12th century, the Kathasaritsagara (or Katha-sarit-sagara) represents an epic legend narrating the adventures of Naravahanadatta as he strives to become the destined emperor of the Vidyadharas. Alternative titles: (Kathāsaritsāgara, कथासरित्सागर, Kathā-sarit-sāgara)

Verse 10.6.8

प्रातः स काकराजो ऽत्र सभाज्योवाच मन्त्रिणः ।
उड्डीव्यडीविसंडीविप्रडीविचिरजीविनः ॥ ८ ॥

prātaḥ sa kākarājo 'tra sabhājyovāca mantriṇaḥ |
uḍḍīvyaḍīvisaṃḍīvipraḍīvicirajīvinaḥ || 8 ||

The English translation of Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.6.8 is contained in the book The Ocean of Story by C.H. Tawney. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (10.6.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prata, Prat, Kaka, Raja, Raj, Atra, Sabhajya, Mantrin, Mantri,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.6.8). 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: “prātaḥ sa kākarājo 'tra sabhājyovāca mantriṇaḥ
  • prātaḥ -
  • prāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    prā -> prāt (participle, masculine)
    [accusative plural from √prā class 2 verb], [ablative single from √prā class 2 verb], [genitive single from √prā class 2 verb]
    prā -> prāt (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √prā class 2 verb], [genitive single from √prā class 2 verb]
    prā (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kāka -
  • kāka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kāka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rājo' -
  • rāja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    rāj (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    rāj (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • atra -
  • atra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    atra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    atra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sabhājyo -
  • sabhājya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sabhājya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sabhāj -> sabhājya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √sabhāj]
    sabhāj -> sabhājya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √sabhāj class 10 verb]
    sabhāj -> sabhājya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √sabhāj class 10 verb]
    sabhājyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    sabhāj -> sabhājyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √sabhāj class 10 verb]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • mantriṇaḥ -
  • mantrin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    mantrin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    mantrī (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “uḍḍīvyaḍīvisaṃḍīvipraḍīvicirajīvinaḥ
  • Cannot analyse uḍḍīvyaḍīvisaṇḍīvipraḍīvicirajīvinaḥ

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Kathasaritsagara Verse 10.6.8

Cover of edition (2005)

by Kedarnath Sharma Saraswat (2005)

The Only Edition with the Sanskrit Text and its Hindi Translation (An Old and Rare Book) Set of 3 Vol.

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Cover of edition (2013)

Kathasaritsagara of Somadeva Bhatta (Sanskrit Text Only)
by Vasudeva Laksmana Sastri (2013)

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Cover of edition (1995)

Katha Sarit Sagar in Marathi
by H. A Bhave (1995)

Set of 5 Volumes; Published by Varada Books, Pune. 2256 pages (Throughout B/W Illustrations).

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Cover of edition (2014)

Katha Sarit Sagara (Tamil)
by S. V. Ganapati (எஸ். வி. கணபதி) (2014)

[கதா சரித் சாகரம்] Published by Alliance Publications.

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Cover of Bengali edition

Galpa Shono
by Abhijit Chattopadhyay (2014)

[গল্প শোনো] Galpa Shono: Bengali Translation of 'Suno Kahani From Katha Sarit Sagar'; 9788126015436; Published by Sahitya Akademi, Delhi.

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Preview of verse 10.6.8 in Bengali sript:
প্রাতঃ স কাকরাজো ঽত্র সভাজ্যোবাচ মন্ত্রিণঃ ।
উড্ডীব্যডীবিসংডীবিপ্রডীবিচিরজীবিনঃ ॥ ৮ ॥

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