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 66.13 [791]

गोकुमारीदेवपशु मुक्षाणं वृषभं तथा ।
वाहयन्साहसं पूर्वं प्राप्नुयादुत्तमं वधः ॥ १३ [७९१] ॥

gokumārīdevapaśu mukṣāṇaṃ vṛṣabhaṃ tathā |
vāhayansāhasaṃ pūrvaṃ prāpnuyāduttamaṃ vadhaḥ || 13 [791] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 66.13 [791] 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 (66.13 [791]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kumari, Kumarin, Muc, Sha, Vrishabha, Tatha, Vahayat, Sahasa, Purvam, Purva, Pra, Uttamam, Uttama, Vadha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Katyayana-smriti Verse 66.13 [791]). 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: “gokumārīdevapaśu mukṣāṇaṃ vṛṣabhaṃ tathā
  • go -
  • go (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    gu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • kumārī -
  • kumārī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    kumārī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    kumārin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • devapaśu -
  • devapaśu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • muk -
  • muc (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    muc (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    muc (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ṣā -
  • ṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āṇam -
  • aṇ (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • vṛṣabham -
  • vṛṣabha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vṛṣabha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vṛṣabhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “vāhayansāhasaṃ pūrvaṃ prāpnuyāduttamaṃ vadhaḥ
  • vāhayan -
  • vah -> vāhayat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vah], [vocative single from √vah]
  • sāhasam -
  • sāhasa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sāhasa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sāhasā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • pūrvam -
  • pūrvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • prā -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
    prā (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • āpnuyād -
  • āp (verb class 5)
    [optative active third single]
  • uttamam -
  • uttamam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    uttama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    uttama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    uttamā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vadhaḥ -
  • vadhar (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
    vadha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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