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 62.16 [698]

क्रीत्वा मूल्येन यत्पण्यं दुष्क्रीतं मन्यते क्रयी ।
विक्रेतुः प्रतिदेयं तत्तस्मिन्नेवाह्न्यवीक्षितम् ॥ १६ [६९८] ॥

krītvā mūlyena yatpaṇyaṃ duṣkrītaṃ manyate krayī |
vikretuḥ pratideyaṃ tattasminnevāhnyavīkṣitam || 16 [698] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 62.16 [698] 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 (62.16 [698]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mulya, Yat, Yad, Panya, Pani, Dushkrita, Krayin, Vikretri, Pratideya, Tat, Tad, Eva, Ahan, Ahnya, Avikshita, Avikshit,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Katyayana-smriti Verse 62.16 [698]). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “krītvā mūlyena yatpaṇyaṃ duṣkrītaṃ manyate krayī
  • krītvā -
  • krī -> krītvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √krī]
  • mūlyena -
  • mūlya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    mūlya (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    mūl -> mūlya (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √mūl class 1 verb]
    mūl -> mūlya (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √mūl class 1 verb]
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • paṇyam -
  • paṇya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    paṇya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    paṇyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    paṇ -> paṇya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √paṇ]
    paṇ -> paṇya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √paṇ]
    paṇ -> paṇyā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √paṇ]
    paṇ -> paṇya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √paṇ]
    paṇ -> paṇya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √paṇ], [accusative single from √paṇ]
    paṇī (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • duṣkrītam -
  • duṣkrīta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    duṣkrīta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    duṣkrītā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • manyate -
  • man (verb class 4)
    [present middle third single], [present passive third single]
    man (verb class 8)
    [present passive third single]
  • krayī -
  • krayin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “vikretuḥ pratideyaṃ tattasminnevāhnyavīkṣitam
  • vikretuḥ -
  • vikretṛ (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • pratideyam -
  • pratideya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pratideya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pratideyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tasminn -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • evā -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ahnya -
  • ahnya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ahan (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • avīkṣitam -
  • avīkṣita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    avīkṣita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    avīkṣitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    avīkṣit (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    avīkṣit (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
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