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 68.8 [817]

लब्धेऽपि चौरे यदि तु मोषस्तस्मान्न लभ्यते ।
दद्यात्तं अथ वा चौरं दापयेत्तु यथेष्टतः ॥ ८ [८१७] ॥

labdhe'pi caure yadi tu moṣastasmānna labhyate |
dadyāttaṃ atha vā cauraṃ dāpayettu yatheṣṭataḥ || 8 [817] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 68.8 [817] 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 (68.8 [817]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Labdha, Labdhi, Api, Caura, Yadi, Yad, Mosha, Tasmat, Tad, Atha, Yatheshtatah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “labdhe'pi caure yadi tu moṣastasmānna labhyate
  • labdhe' -
  • labdha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    labdha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    labdhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    labdhi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    labh -> labdha (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √labh class 1 verb]
    labh -> labdha (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √labh class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √labh class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √labh class 1 verb], [locative single from √labh class 1 verb]
    labh -> labdhā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √labh class 1 verb], [vocative single from √labh class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √labh class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √labh class 1 verb]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • caure -
  • caura (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    caura (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    caurā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • yadi -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    yadi (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadi (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • moṣas -
  • moṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tasmān -
  • tasmāt (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • labhyate -
  • labh (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
  • Line 2: “dadyāttaṃ atha cauraṃ dāpayettu yatheṣṭataḥ
  • dadyāt -
  • (verb class 3)
    [optative active third single]
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • atha -
  • atha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • -
  • (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • cauram -
  • caura (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    caura (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    caurā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • dāpayet -
  • (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • yatheṣṭataḥ -
  • yatheṣṭataḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
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