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 60.4 [671]

युक्तियुक्तं च यो हन्याद्वक्तुर्योऽनवकाशदः ।
अयुक्तं चैव यो ब्रूते स दाप्यः पूर्वसाहसम् ॥ ४ [६७१] ॥

yuktiyuktaṃ ca yo hanyādvakturyo'navakāśadaḥ |
ayuktaṃ caiva yo brūte sa dāpyaḥ pūrvasāhasam || 4 [671] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 60.4 [671] 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 (60.4 [671]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yuktiyukta, Yah, Vaktri, Anavakasha, Ayuktam, Ayukta, Dapya, Purvasahasa,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “yuktiyuktaṃ ca yo hanyādvakturyo'navakāśadaḥ
  • yuktiyuktam -
  • yuktiyukta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    yuktiyukta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    yuktiyuktā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hanyād -
  • han (verb class 2)
    [optative active third single]
  • vaktur -
  • vaktṛ (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • yo' -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    yu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • anavakāśa -
  • anavakāśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anavakāśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • daḥ -
  • da (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “ayuktaṃ caiva yo brūte sa dāpyaḥ pūrvasāhasam
  • ayuktam -
  • ayuktam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ayukta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ayukta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ayuktā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • brūte -
  • brū (verb class 2)
    [present middle third single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dāpyaḥ -
  • dāpya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    -> dāpya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √]
  • pūrvasāhasam -
  • pūrvasāhasa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
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