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 30.7 [384]

अभावयन्धनं दाप्यः प्रत्यर्थी साक्षिणः स्फुटम् ।
भाविताः साक्षिणः सर्वे साक्षिधर्मनिराकृताः ॥ ७ [३८४] ॥

abhāvayandhanaṃ dāpyaḥ pratyarthī sākṣiṇaḥ sphuṭam |
bhāvitāḥ sākṣiṇaḥ sarve sākṣidharmanirākṛtāḥ || 7 [384] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 30.7 [384] 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 (30.7 [384]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Abhavayat, Dhana, Dapya, Pratyarthin, Sakshin, Sakshi, Sphutam, Sphuta, Bhavita, Sarva, Dharman, Ira, Akrita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “abhāvayandhanaṃ dāpyaḥ pratyarthī sākṣiṇaḥ sphuṭam
  • abhāvayan -
  • abhāvayat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    bhū (verb class 0)
    [imperfect active third plural]
  • dhanam -
  • dhana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • dāpyaḥ -
  • dāpya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    -> dāpya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √]
  • pratyarthī -
  • pratyarthin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • 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]
  • sphuṭam -
  • sphuṭam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sphuṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sphuṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sphuṭā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “bhāvitāḥ sākṣiṇaḥ sarve sākṣidharmanirākṛtāḥ
  • bhāvitāḥ -
  • bhāvita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bhāvitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    bhū -> bhāvita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √bhū], [vocative plural from √bhū]
    bhū -> bhāvitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √bhū], [vocative plural from √bhū], [accusative plural from √bhū]
  • 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]
  • sarve -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sarvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • sākṣi -
  • sākṣi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sākṣin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sākṣin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sākṣī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sākṣī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    sākṣī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • dharman -
  • dharman (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    dharman (noun, neuter)
    [vocative single]
  • irā -
  • irā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ir (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • akṛtāḥ -
  • akṛta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    akṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
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