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 65.7 [774]

अदुष्टस्यैव यो दोषान्कीर्तयेद्दोषकारणात् ।
अन्यापदेशवादी च वाग्दुष्टं तं नरं विदुः ॥ ७ [७७४] ॥

aduṣṭasyaiva yo doṣānkīrtayeddoṣakāraṇāt |
anyāpadeśavādī ca vāgduṣṭaṃ taṃ naraṃ viduḥ || 7 [774] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 65.7 [774] 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 (65.7 [774]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Adushta, Yah, Dosha, Doshaka, Arana, Anyapadesha, Vadi, Vadin, Vagdushta, Tap, Nara, Vidu, Vidus,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “aduṣṭasyaiva yo doṣānkīrtayeddoṣakāraṇāt
  • aduṣṭasyai -
  • aduṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    aduṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [genitive 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]
  • doṣān -
  • doṣa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • kīrtayed -
  • kīrt (verb class 10)
    [optative active third single]
  • doṣakā -
  • doṣaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    doṣaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • araṇāt -
  • araṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    araṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • Line 2: “anyāpadeśavādī ca vāgduṣṭaṃ taṃ naraṃ viduḥ
  • anyāpadeśa -
  • anyāpadeśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vādī -
  • vādī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    vādī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    vādi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vādi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vādin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāgduṣṭam -
  • vāgduṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vāgduṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vāgduṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    tap (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    tap (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • naram -
  • nara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    narā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • viduḥ -
  • vidus (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vidus (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vidu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vidu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vid (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]
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