Katyayana-smriti [sanskrit]

by Manmatha Nath Dutt | 2006 | 9,945 words | ISBN-10: 8171102794

The Sanskrit edition of the Katyayana-smriti referencing the English translation and grammatical analysis. The Katyayana-smriti is one of the minor works on Dharmashastra as mentioned in the Yajnavalkya-smriti. Katyayana is the author of a clear and full treatise on law and also wrote on grammar and other subjects. Alternative titles: Kātyāyanasmṛti (कात्यायनस्मृतिः), Kātyāyana-smṛti (कात्यायन-स्मृति).

Verse 18.9 [144]

श्राव्यमाणोऽर्थिना यत्र यो ह्यर्थो न विघातितः ।
दानकालेऽथवा तूष्णीं स्थितः सोऽर्थोऽनुमोदितः ॥ ९ [१४४] ॥

śrāvyamāṇo'rthinā yatra yo hyartho na vighātitaḥ |
dānakāle'thavā tūṣṇīṃ sthitaḥ so'rtho'numoditaḥ || 9 [144] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 18.9 [144] is contained in the book Sixteen Minor Smrtis: 2 Volumes by Manmatha Nath Dutt. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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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 (18.9 [144]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shravyamana, Arthin, Arthi, Yatra, Yah, Artha, Vighatin, Tas, Danaka, Ala, Ali, Athava, Tushnim, Tushni, Sthita, Sah, Anumodita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Katyayana-smriti Verse 18.9 [144]). 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: “śrāvyamāṇo'rthinā yatra yo hyartho na vighātitaḥ
  • śrāvyamāṇo' -
  • śru -> śrāvyamāṇa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śru]
  • arthinā -
  • arthin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    arthin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    arthī (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • yatra -
  • yatra (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yatra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yatra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • artho* -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vighāti -
  • vighātin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vighātin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • taḥ -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “dānakāle'thavā tūṣṇīṃ sthitaḥ so'rtho'numoditaḥ || 9 [144] |
  • dānakā -
  • dānaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dānakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ale' -
  • ala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ali (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    al (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • athavā -
  • athavā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • tūṣṇīm -
  • tūṣṇīm (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tūṣṇīm (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tūṣṇī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • sthitaḥ -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
  • so' -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    so (noun, feminine)
    [compound]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • artho' -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • anumoditaḥ -
  • anumodita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Cannot analyse 9*14
  • Cannot analyse 144
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