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 55.3 [614]

नाष्टिकस्तु प्रकुर्वीत तद्धनं ज्ञातृभिः स्वकम् ।
अदत्तत्यक्तविक्रीतं कृत्वा स्वं लभते धनम् ॥ ३ [६१४] ॥

nāṣṭikastu prakurvīta taddhanaṃ jñātṛbhiḥ svakam |
adattatyaktavikrītaṃ kṛtvā svaṃ labhate dhanam || 3 [614] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 55.3 [614] 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 (55.3 [614]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nashtika, Pra, Taddhana, Jnatri, Svaka, Adatta, Tyakta, Vikrita, Kritva, Kritvan, Sva, Labhat, Dhana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line1: “nāṣṭikastu prakurvīta taddhanaṃ jñātṛbhiḥ svakam
  • nāṣṭikas -
  • nāṣṭika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • kurvīta -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative middle third single]
  • taddhanam -
  • taddhana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    taddhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    taddhanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • jñātṛbhiḥ -
  • jñātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    jñātṛ (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • svakam -
  • svaka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    svakā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line2: “adattatyaktavikrītaṃ kṛtvā svaṃ labhate dhanam
  • adatta -
  • adatta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    adatta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (verb class 3)
    [imperfect active second plural], [imperfect middle third single]
  • tyakta -
  • tyakta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tyakta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tyaj -> tyakta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √tyaj class 1 verb]
    tyaj -> tyakta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √tyaj class 1 verb]
  • vikrītam -
  • vikrīta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vikrīta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vikrītā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • kṛtvā -
  • kṛtvā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛtvan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • svam -
  • sva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    svan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    svan (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
    sva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • labhate -
  • labh -> labhat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √labh class 1 verb]
    labh -> labhat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √labh class 1 verb]
    labh (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]
  • dhanam -
  • dhana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
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