Manusmriti [sanskrit]

by Ganganatha Jha | 1920 | 23,875 words | ISBN-10: 8120811550 | ISBN-13: 9788120811553

This is the Sanskrit text of the Manusmriti, which is a collection of verses dealing with ‘Dharma-Shastra’—the ancient Indian science of Law, Spritual life, Politics and Ethics.. The edition of this text is based on Ganganatha Jha’s translation of the same text.

Verse 3.38

दैवौढाजः सुतश्चैव सप्त सप्त परावरान् ।
आर्षौढाजः सुतस्त्रींस्त्रीन् षट् षट् कायौढजः सुतः ॥ ३८ ॥

daivauḍhājaḥ sutaścaiva sapta sapta parāvarān |
ārṣauḍhājaḥ sutastrīṃstrīn ṣaṭ ṣaṭ kāyauḍhajaḥ sutaḥ || 38 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 3.38 is contained in the book Manusmrti (Sanskrit and English) by Ganganath Jha. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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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 (3.38). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Daiva, Odha, Aja, Sut, Suta, Sapta, Saptan, Paravara, Arsha, Tri, Shat, Shash, Kaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 3.38). 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: “daivauḍhājaḥ sutaścaiva sapta sapta parāvarān
  • daivau -
  • daiva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    daiva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • oḍhā -
  • oḍha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    oḍha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    oḍhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ajaḥ -
  • aja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sutaś -
  • sut (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sut (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    suta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    su -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √su class 5 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb]
    su (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • sapta -
  • sapta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sapta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saptan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    saptan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sap -> sapta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √sap class 1 verb]
    sap -> sapta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √sap class 1 verb]
  • sapta -
  • sapta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sapta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saptan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    saptan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sap -> sapta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √sap class 1 verb]
    sap -> sapta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √sap class 1 verb]
  • parāvarān -
  • parāvara (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “ārṣauḍhājaḥ sutastrīṃstrīn ṣaṭ ṣaṭ kāyauḍhajaḥ sutaḥ
  • ārṣau -
  • ārṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ārṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • oḍhā -
  • oḍha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    oḍha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    oḍhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ajaḥ -
  • aja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sutas -
  • sut (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sut (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    suta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    su -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √su class 5 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb]
    su (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • trīṃs -
  • tri (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • trīn -
  • tri (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ṣaṭ -
  • ṣaṭ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ṣaṣ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    ṣaṣ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ṣaṭ -
  • ṣaṭ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ṣaṣ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    ṣaṣ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kāyau -
  • kāya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    kāya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    kāyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • oḍha -
  • oḍha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    oḍha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • jaḥ -
  • ja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sutaḥ -
  • sut (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sut (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    suta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    su -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √su class 5 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 6 verb]
    -> suta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb]
    su (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
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