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 26.28 [293]

प्रयुक्ते शान्तलाभे तु लिखितं यो न दर्शयेत् ।
नैव याचेत ऋणिकं न तत्सिद्धिं अवाप्नुयात् ॥ २८ [२९३] ॥

prayukte śāntalābhe tu likhitaṃ yo na darśayet |
naiva yāceta ṛṇikaṃ na tatsiddhiṃ avāpnuyāt || 28 [293] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 26.28 [293] 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 (26.28 [293]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prayukta, Prayukti, Shantalabha, Likhita, Yah, Naiva, Rinika, Tat, Tad, Siddhi, Ava,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “prayukte śāntalābhe tu likhitaṃ yo na darśayet
  • prayukte -
  • prayukta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    prayukta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    prayuktā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    prayukti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • śāntalābhe -
  • śāntalābha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    śāntalābha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    śāntalābhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • likhitam -
  • likhita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    likhita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    likhitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    likh -> likhita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √likh class 6 verb]
    likh -> likhita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √likh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √likh class 6 verb]
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • darśayet -
  • dṛś (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “naiva yāceta ṛṇikaṃ na tatsiddhiṃ avāpnuyāt
  • naiva -
  • naiva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • yāceta -
  • yāc (verb class 1)
    [optative active second plural], [optative middle third single]
  • ṛṇikam -
  • ṛṇika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • siddhim -
  • siddhi (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • avā -
  • ava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [instrumental single]
    u (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    av (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    u (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
    ava (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
    avā (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • āpnuyāt -
  • āp (verb class 5)
    [optative active third single]
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