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 22.18 [208]

पलायनानुत्तरत्वादन्यपक्षाश्रयेण च ।
हीनस्य गृह्यते वादो न स्ववाक्यजितस्य तु ॥ १८ [२०८] ॥

palāyanānuttaratvādanyapakṣāśrayeṇa ca |
hīnasya gṛhyate vādo na svavākyajitasya tu || 18 [208] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 22.18 [208] 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 (22.18 [208]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Palayana, Anuttara, Tva, Ani, Anya, Apaksha, Ashraya, Hina, Vada, Sva, Svan, Avakin, Ajita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “palāyanānuttaratvādanyapakṣāśrayeṇa ca
  • palāyanā -
  • palāyana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • anuttara -
  • anuttara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anuttara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tvād -
  • tva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • anya -
  • ani (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    anī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    anya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    an -> anya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √an]
  • apakṣā -
  • apakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    apakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    apakṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āśrayeṇa -
  • āśraya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    āśraya (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “hīnasya gṛhyate vādo na svavākyajitasya tu
  • hīnasya -
  • hīna (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    hīna (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    -> hīna (participle, masculine)
    [genitive single from √ class 1 verb], [genitive single from √ class 3 verb]
    -> hīna (participle, neuter)
    [genitive single from √ class 1 verb], [genitive single from √ class 3 verb]
  • gṛhyate -
  • grah (verb class 9)
    [present passive third single]
  • vādo* -
  • vāda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sva -
  • (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    so (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    sva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    svan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    svan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sva (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • avākya -
  • avākin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    avākin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ajitasya -
  • ajita (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ajita (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
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