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 27.14 [326]

पित्रा भुक्तं तु यद्द्रव्यं भुक्त्याचारेण धर्मतः ।
तस्मिन्प्रेते न वाच्योऽसौ भुक्त्या प्राप्तं हि तस्य तत् ॥ १४ [३२६] ॥

pitrā bhuktaṃ tu yaddravyaṃ bhuktyācāreṇa dharmataḥ |
tasminprete na vācyo'sau bhuktyā prāptaṃ hi tasya tat || 14 [326] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 27.14 [326] 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 (27.14 [326]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pitri, Bhukta, Yat, Yad, Dravya, Bhukti, Acara, Dharmata, Tad, Preta, Preti, Vaci, Vacya, Asi, Asu, Adah, Prapta,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Katyayana-smriti Verse 27.14 [326]). 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.

  • Line1: “pitrā bhuktaṃ tu yaddravyaṃ bhuktyācāreṇa dharmataḥ”
  • pitrā -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    pitrā (instrumental single)
  • bhuktam -
  • bhukta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    bhuktam (adverb)
    bhuktam (accusative single)
    bhukta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    bhuktam (adverb)
    bhuktam (nominative single)
    bhuktam (accusative single)
    bhuktā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    bhuktam (adverb)
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
  • yad -
  • yat (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    yad (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    yat (compound)
    yat (adverb)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (accusative single)
    i -> yat (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (vocative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (accusative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (accusative single)
  • dravyam -
  • dravya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    dravyam (adverb)
    dravyam (accusative single)
    dravya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    dravyam (adverb)
    dravyam (nominative single)
    dravyam (accusative single)
    dravyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    dravyam (adverb)
  • bhuktyā -
  • bhukti (noun, feminine); (7 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    bhuktī (nominative dual)
    bhuktī (vocative dual)
    bhuktī (accusative dual)
    bhuktyā (instrumental single)
    bhuktyā (instrumental single)
  • ācāreṇa -
  • ācāra (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ācāreṇa (instrumental single)
  • dharmataḥ -
  • dharmataḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    dharmata (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dharmataḥ (nominative single)
  • Line2: “tasminprete na vācyo'sau bhuktyā prāptaṃ hi tasya tat”
  • tasmin -
  • tad (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tasmin (locative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tasmin (locative single)
  • prete -
  • preta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    prete (locative single)
    preta (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    prete (nominative dual)
    prete (vocative dual)
    prete (accusative dual)
    prete (locative single)
    pretā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    prete (nominative dual)
    prete (vocative single)
    prete (vocative dual)
    prete (accusative dual)
    preti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    prete (vocative single)
    pre (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    prete (present middle third single)
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    na (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
    na (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
  • vācyo' -
  • vācī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    vācyaḥ (nominative plural)
    vācyaḥ (vocative plural)
    vācya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vācyaḥ (nominative single)
    vac -> vācya (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    vācyaḥ (nominative single), from √vac
  • asau -
  • asi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)
  • bhuktyā -
  • bhukti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    bhuktyā (instrumental single)
  • prāptam -
  • prāpta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    prāptam (adverb)
    prāptam (accusative single)
    prāpta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    prāptam (adverb)
    prāptam (nominative single)
    prāptam (accusative single)
    prāptā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    prāptam (adverb)
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √tas
    ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    tad (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    tas (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    tasya (imperative active second single)
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tad (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tat (compound)
    tat (nominative single)
    tat (accusative single)
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