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 26.18 [283]

कृताकृतविवादेषु साक्षिभिः पत्रनिर्णयः ।
दूषिते पत्रके वादी तदारूढांस्तु निर्दिशेत् ॥ १८ [२८३] ॥

kṛtākṛtavivādeṣu sākṣibhiḥ patranirṇayaḥ |
dūṣite patrake vādī tadārūḍhāṃstu nirdiśet || 18 [283] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 26.18 [283] 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 (26.18 [283]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kritakrita, Vivada, Sakshi, Sakshin, Patra, Nirnaya, Dushita, Patraka, Vadi, Vadin, Tada, Arudha, Nih,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “kṛtākṛtavivādeṣu sākṣibhiḥ patranirṇayaḥ
  • kṛtākṛta -
  • kṛtākṛta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṛtākṛta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vivādeṣu -
  • vivāda (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • sākṣibhiḥ -
  • sākṣi (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sākṣin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sākṣin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    sākṣī (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • patra -
  • patra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    patra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nirṇayaḥ -
  • nirṇaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “dūṣite patrake vādī tadārūḍhāṃstu nirdiśet
  • dūṣite -
  • dūṣita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    dūṣita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    dūṣitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    duṣ -> dūṣita (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √duṣ]
    duṣ -> dūṣita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √duṣ], [vocative dual from √duṣ], [accusative dual from √duṣ], [locative single from √duṣ]
    duṣ -> dūṣitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √duṣ], [vocative single from √duṣ], [vocative dual from √duṣ], [accusative dual from √duṣ]
  • patrake -
  • patraka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    patraka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • vādī -
  • vādī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    vādī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    vādi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vādi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vādin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tadā -
  • tadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tadā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ārūḍhāṃs -
  • ārūḍha (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • nir -
  • niḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    niḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ni (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    nis (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • diśet -
  • diś (verb class 6)
    [optative active third single]
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