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 29.16 [354]

संस्कृतं येन यत्पण्यं तत्तेनैव विभावयेत् ।
एक एव प्रमाणं स विवादे तत्र कीर्तितः ॥ १६ [३५४] ॥

saṃskṛtaṃ yena yatpaṇyaṃ tattenaiva vibhāvayet |
eka eva pramāṇaṃ sa vivāde tatra kīrtitaḥ || 16 [354] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 29.16 [354] 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 (29.16 [354]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Samskrita, Yena, Yah, Yat, Yad, Panya, Pani, Tat, Tad, Tena, Vibha, Eka, Eva, Pramana, Vivada, Tatra, Kirtita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “saṃskṛtaṃ yena yatpaṇyaṃ tattenaiva vibhāvayet
  • saṃskṛtam -
  • saṃskṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saṃskṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saṃskṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • yena -
  • yena (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • yat -
  • 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]
  • paṇyam -
  • paṇya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    paṇya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    paṇyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    paṇ -> paṇya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √paṇ]
    paṇ -> paṇya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √paṇ]
    paṇ -> paṇyā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √paṇ]
    paṇ -> paṇya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √paṇ]
    paṇ -> paṇya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √paṇ], [accusative single from √paṇ]
    paṇī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tenai -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • vibhā -
  • vibhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vibhā (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • āvayet -
  • av (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “eka eva pramāṇaṃ sa vivāde tatra kīrtitaḥ
  • eka* -
  • eka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pramāṇam -
  • pramāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pramāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vivāde -
  • vivāda (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • kīrtitaḥ -
  • kīrtita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kīrt -> kīrtita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kīrt class 10 verb]
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