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1.         bhrātari stenā: śarān amucan

in-brother thieves arrows released

 

2.         yadi narā: śrute: smŗte: ca

if people Shruta in-memory and

 

vidhīn anutişţheyu: tadā sādhughi: śasyeran

rules should-follow, then by-holy-men should-praise

 

3.         vaiśyā: kŗşyā vāņijyena śupālyena vā varteran

Vaishya with-farming, with-trade or cattle-raising should-subsist

 

4.         sandigdhām nāvam na ārohet

doubtful boat no should-mount

 

5.         yadi gańgāyā: vāriņi mriyedhbam tadā svargam labhedhvam

if of-Ganges in-water you-should-die

then heaven you-should-obtain?

 

6.         jāmātara: śvaśurān snuşā: śvaśrūrduhitara: ca

sons-in-law, fathers-in-law, daughters-in-law,mothers-in-law

 

 

putrā: ca pitarau severan

and sons parents should-serve

 

7.         brāhmaņai: nāvi udadhi: na tīrheta

by-brahmans in-boat ocean no should-pass

 

8.         śatrurbhi: na parājayethā iti nŗpatim prajā: vadanti

by-enemies no should-be-over-powered, king subjects say

 

9.         nŗpata: aribhi: yudhyeyātām

2kings with-enemies should-fight

 

10.   nauşu yuvam abhavat

in-boats battle was

 

11.   bālau udyāne rameyātām

2boys in-garden should-have-fun