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 30.9 [386]

कम्पः स्वेदोऽथ वैकल्यं ओष्ठशोषाभिमर्शने ।
भूलेखनं स्थानहानिस्तिर्यगूर्ध्वनिरीक्षणम् ।
स्वरभेदश्च दुष्टस्य चिह्नान्याहुर्मनीषिणः ॥ ९ [३८६] ॥

kampaḥ svedo'tha vaikalyaṃ oṣṭhaśoṣābhimarśane |
bhūlekhanaṃ sthānahānistiryagūrdhvanirīkṣaṇam |
svarabhedaśca duṣṭasya cihnānyāhurmanīṣiṇaḥ || 9 [386] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 30.9 [386] 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 (30.9 [386]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kampa, Sveda, Atha, Vaikalya, Oshtha, Shavas, Shosha, Abhimarshana, Bhu, Lekhana, Sthana, Hani, Tiryak, Urdhva, Nirikshana, Svarabheda, Dushta, Cihna, Manishin, Manishi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “kampaḥ svedo'tha vaikalyaṃ oṣṭhaśoṣābhimarśane
  • kampaḥ -
  • kampa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • svedo' -
  • sveda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • vaikalyam -
  • vaikalya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • oṣṭha -
  • oṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śoṣā -
  • śoṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śoṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śavas (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    śavas (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    śoṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • abhimarśane -
  • abhimarśana (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    abhimarśana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    abhimarśanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “bhūlekhanaṃ sthānahānistiryagūrdhvanirīkṣaṇam
  • bhū -
  • bhū (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    bhū (noun, feminine)
    [compound]
    bhu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • lekhanam -
  • lekhana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    lekhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    lekhanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • sthāna -
  • sthāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • hānis -
  • hāni (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tiryag -
  • tiryak (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ūrdhva -
  • ūrdhva (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ūrdhva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ūrdhva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nirīkṣaṇam -
  • nirīkṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nirīkṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nirīkṣaṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 3: “svarabhedaśca duṣṭasya cihnānyāhurmanīṣiṇaḥ
  • svarabhedaś -
  • svarabheda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • duṣṭasya -
  • duṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    duṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • cihnānyā -
  • cihna (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • āhur -
  • ah (verb class 5)
    [perfect active third plural]
  • manīṣiṇaḥ -
  • manīṣin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    manīṣin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    manīṣī (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
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