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 29.27 [365]

ऋणादिषु परीक्षेत साक्षिणः स्थिरकर्मसु ।
साहसात्ययिके चैव परीक्षा कुत्रचित्स्मृता ॥ २७ [३६५] ॥

ṛṇādiṣu parīkṣeta sākṣiṇaḥ sthirakarmasu |
sāhasātyayike caiva parīkṣā kutracitsmṛtā || 27 [365] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 29.27 [365] 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 (29.27 [365]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Rina, Pariksha, Parikshi, Ita, Sakshin, Sakshi, Sthirakarman, Sahasa, Yayi, Yayin, Kah, Kim, Kutra, Cit, Smrita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “ṛṇādiṣu parīkṣeta sākṣiṇaḥ sthirakarmasu
  • ṛṇād -
  • ṛṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    ṛṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • iṣu -
  • iṣu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • parīkṣe -
  • parīkṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    parīkṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    parīkṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    parīkṣi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    parīkṣi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • ita -
  • ita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    i -> ita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> ita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • sākṣiṇaḥ -
  • sākṣin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sākṣin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sākṣī (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • sthirakarmasu -
  • sthirakarman (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    sthirakarman (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • Line 2: “sāhasātyayike caiva parīkṣā kutracitsmṛtā
  • sāhasāt -
  • sāhasa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    sāhasa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yayi -
  • yayi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    yayi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    yayi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    yayī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    yayī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    yayī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    yayin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    yayin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ke -
  • ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • parīkṣā -
  • parīkṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kutra -
  • kutra (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kutra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • cit -
  • cit (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • smṛtā -
  • smṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    smṛ -> smṛtā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
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