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 76.1 [902]

पितृमातृपतिभ्रातृ ज्ञातिभिः स्त्रीधनं स्त्रियै ।
यथाशक्त्या द्विसाहस्राद्दातव्यं स्थावरादृते ॥ १ [९०२] ॥

pitṛmātṛpatibhrātṛ jñātibhiḥ strīdhanaṃ striyai |
yathāśaktyā dvisāhasrāddātavyaṃ sthāvarādṛte || 1 [902] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 76.1 [902] 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 (76.1 [902]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pat, Pati, Patin, Jnati, Stridhana, Stri, Yatha, Ashakti, Dvisahasra, Datavya, Sthavara, Rite, Rita, Riti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Katyayana-smriti Verse 76.1 [902]). 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: “pitṛmātṛpatibhrātṛ jñātibhiḥ strīdhanaṃ striyai
  • pitṛ -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • mātṛ -
  • mātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    mātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • pati -
  • pati (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    pati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    patī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    patī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    patī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    patin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    patin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    pat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • bhrātṛ -
  • bhrātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • jñātibhiḥ -
  • jñāti (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • strīdhanam -
  • strīdhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • striyai -
  • strī (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
  • Line 2: “yathāśaktyā dvisāhasrāddātavyaṃ sthāvarādṛte
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
  • aśaktyā* -
  • aśakti (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • dvisāhasrād -
  • dvisāhasra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    dvisāhasra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • dātavyam -
  • dātavya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dātavya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dātavyā (noun, feminine)
  • sthāvarād -
  • sthāvara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    sthāvara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ṛte -
  • ṛte (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ṛte (indeclinable)
    ṛta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ṛta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ṛti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ṛti (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
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