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 75.1 [894]

अध्यग्न्यध्यावाहनिकं दत्तं च प्रीतितः स्त्रियैः ।
भ्रातृमातृपितृप्राप्तं षड्विधं स्त्रीधनं स्मृतम् ॥ १ [८९४] ॥

adhyagnyadhyāvāhanikaṃ dattaṃ ca prītitaḥ striyaiḥ |
bhrātṛmātṛpitṛprāptaṃ ṣaḍvidhaṃ strīdhanaṃ smṛtam || 1 [894] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 75.1 [894] 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 (75.1 [894]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Adhyagni, Adhyavahanika, Datta, Priti, Tas, Stri, Pitriprapta, Shadvidha, Stridhana, Smrita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Katyayana-smriti Verse 75.1 [894]). 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: “adhyagnyadhyāvāhanikaṃ dattaṃ ca prītitaḥ striyaiḥ
  • adhyagnya -
  • adhyagni (indeclinable)
  • adhyāvāhanikam -
  • adhyāvāhanika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • dattam -
  • datta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    datta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dattā (noun, feminine)
    (verb class 3)
    [imperative active second dual]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prīti -
  • prīti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    prītī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    prītī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    prītī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • taḥ -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • striyai -
  • strī (noun, feminine)
    [dative single], [instrumental single]
  • aiḥ -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • Line 2: “bhrātṛmātṛpitṛprāptaṃ ṣaḍvidhaṃ strīdhanaṃ smṛtam
  • bhrātṛ -
  • bhrātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • mātṛ -
  • mātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    mātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • pitṛprāptam -
  • pitṛprāpta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pitṛprāpta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pitṛprāptā (noun, feminine)
  • ṣaḍvidham -
  • ṣaḍvidha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ṣaḍvidha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ṣaḍvidhā (noun, feminine)
  • strīdhanam -
  • strīdhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • smṛtam -
  • smṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    smṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    smṛtā (noun, feminine)
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √smṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
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