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 30.24 [401]

ऊनं अभ्यधिकं वार्थं विब्रूयुर्यत्र साक्षिणः ।
तदप्ययुक्तं विज्ञेयं एष साक्षिविनिश्चयः ॥ २४ [४०१] ॥

ūnaṃ abhyadhikaṃ vārthaṃ vibrūyuryatra sākṣiṇaḥ |
tadapyayuktaṃ vijñeyaṃ eṣa sākṣiviniścayaḥ || 24 [401] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 30.24 [401] 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 (30.24 [401]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Una, Abhyadhikam, Abhyadhika, Tha, Vip, Yatra, Sakshin, Sakshi, Tad, Tat, Api, Apya, Ayuktam, Ayukta, Vijneya, Esha, Vinishcaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “ūnaṃ abhyadhikaṃ vārthaṃ vibrūyuryatra sākṣiṇaḥ
  • ūnam -
  • ūna (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ūna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ūnā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • abhyadhikam -
  • abhyadhikam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    abhyadhika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    abhyadhika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    abhyadhikā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vār -
  • vār (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    vār (noun, neuter)
    [compound]
  • tham -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vib -
  • vip (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vip (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vip (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ru (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • uyur -
  • u (verb class 2)
    [optative active third plural]
  • yatra -
  • yatra (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yatra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yatra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative 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]
  • Line 2: “tadapyayuktaṃ vijñeyaṃ eṣa sākṣiviniścayaḥ
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • apya -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    apya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • ayuktam -
  • ayuktam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ayukta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ayukta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ayuktā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vijñeyam -
  • vijñeya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vijñeya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vijñeyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • eṣa -
  • eṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    eṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single], [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
    iṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • 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]
  • viniścayaḥ -
  • viniścaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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