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 26.40 [305]

दर्शितं प्रतिकालं यद्ग्राहितं स्मारितं तथा ।
लेख्यं सिध्यति सर्वत्र मृतेष्वपि च साक्षिषु ॥ ४० [३०५] ॥

darśitaṃ pratikālaṃ yadgrāhitaṃ smāritaṃ tathā |
lekhyaṃ sidhyati sarvatra mṛteṣvapi ca sākṣiṣu || 40 [305] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 26.40 [305] 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 (26.40 [305]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Darshita, Pratika, Alam, Ala, Yat, Yad, Grahita, Smarita, Tatha, Lekhya, Sidhyat, Sarvatra, Mrita, Api, Sakshi, Sakshin,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Katyayana-smriti Verse 26.40 [305]). 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: “darśitaṃ pratikālaṃ yadgrāhitaṃ smāritaṃ tathā
  • darśitam -
  • darśita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    darśita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    darśitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    dṛś -> darśita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √dṛś]
    dṛś -> darśita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √dṛś]
    dṛś -> darśitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √dṛś]
    dṛś -> darśita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √dṛś]
    dṛś -> darśita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √dṛś], [accusative single from √dṛś]
  • pratikā -
  • pratika (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pratika (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • alam -
  • alam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • yad -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • grāhitam -
  • grāhita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    grāhita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    grāhitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    grah -> grāhita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √grah]
    grah -> grāhita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √grah]
    grah -> grāhitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √grah]
    grah -> grāhita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √grah]
    grah -> grāhita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √grah], [accusative single from √grah]
  • smāritam -
  • smārita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    smārita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    smāritā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    smṛ -> smārita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √smṛ]
    smṛ -> smārita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √smṛ]
    smṛ -> smāritā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √smṛ]
    smṛ -> smārita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √smṛ]
    smṛ -> smārita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √smṛ], [accusative single from √smṛ]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “lekhyaṃ sidhyati sarvatra mṛteṣvapi ca sākṣiṣu || 40 [305] |
  • lekhyam -
  • lekhya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    lekhya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    lekhyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    likh -> lekhya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √likh]
    likh -> lekhya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √likh]
    likh -> lekhyā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √likh]
    likh -> lekhya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √likh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √likh]
    likh -> lekhya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √likh class 6 verb], [accusative single from √likh class 6 verb], [nominative single from √likh], [accusative single from √likh]
  • sidhyati -
  • sidh -> sidhyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sidh class 4 verb]
    sidh -> sidhyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √sidh class 4 verb]
    sidh (verb class 4)
    [present active third single]
  • sarvatra -
  • sarvatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • mṛteṣva -
  • mṛta (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    mṛta (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
    mṛ -> mṛta (participle, masculine)
    [locative plural from √mṛ class 1 verb], [locative plural from √mṛ class 6 verb]
    mṛ -> mṛta (participle, neuter)
    [locative plural from √mṛ class 1 verb], [locative plural from √mṛ class 6 verb]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sākṣiṣu -
  • sākṣi (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    sākṣin (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    sākṣin (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
    sākṣī (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • Cannot analyse 40
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