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 53.2 [581]

विण्मूत्रशङ्का यस्य स्याद्धार्यमाणस्य देहिनः ।
पृष्ठतो वानुगन्तव्यो निबद्धं वा समुत्सृजेत् ॥ २ [५८१] ॥

viṇmūtraśaṅkā yasya syāddhāryamāṇasya dehinaḥ |
pṛṣṭhato vānugantavyo nibaddhaṃ vā samutsṛjet || 2 [581] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 53.2 [581] 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 (53.2 [581]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vinmutra, Shanka, Yasya, Yah, Yat, Syat, Sya, Haryamana, Dehin, Prishthatah, Vat, Uksh, Anta, Vya, Nibaddha, Samud,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “viṇmūtraśaṅkā yasya syāddhāryamāṇasya dehinaḥ
  • viṇmūtra -
  • viṇmūtra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śaṅkā* -
  • śaṅka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    śaṅkā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • yasya -
  • yasya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yasya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yas -> yasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √yas]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    yas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • syāddh -
  • syāt (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    syāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • hāryamāṇasya -
  • hṛ -> hāryamāṇa (participle, masculine)
    [genitive single from √hṛ]
    hṛ -> hāryamāṇa (participle, neuter)
    [genitive single from √hṛ]
  • dehinaḥ -
  • dehin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dehin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “pṛṣṭhato vānugantavyo nibaddhaṃ samutsṛjet
  • pṛṣṭhato* -
  • pṛṣṭhataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • vān -
  • va (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    -> vāt (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb], [vocative single from √ class 2 verb]
    -> vāt (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 1 verb], [vocative single from √ class 1 verb]
  • ug -
  • ukṣ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    ukṣ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • anta -
  • anta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ant (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • vyo* -
  • vya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nibaddham -
  • nibaddha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nibaddha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nibaddhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • -
  • (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • samut -
  • samud (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    samud (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • sṛjet -
  • sṛj (verb class 6)
    [optative active third single]
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