Cancura, Cañcura, Camcura: 9 definitions
Cancura means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Alternative spellings of this word include Chanchura.
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Cañcura (चञ्चुर).—a. Clever, expert.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-raḥ-rā-raṃ) 1. Expert in, conversant with 2. Going to, repeatedly. E. car to go, intensitive form, ac aff. or canca urac.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Cañcura (चञ्चुर):—[from cañcu] 1. cañcura m. = cu-pattra, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
2) 2. cañcura (?). See puṇya-.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Cañcura (चञ्चुर):—[(raḥ-rā-raṃ) a.] Expert in, conversant with; going often.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Cañcura (चञ्चुर) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Caṃcura.
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
Caṃcura (चंचुर) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Cañcura.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
1) [adjective] having skill; skilful.
2) [adjective] attractive; beautiful.
3) [adjective] distinctive; exceptional; extraordinary.
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Caṃcura (ಚಂಚುರ):—[noun] a skilled, skilful man.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Camcurate.
Full-text: Cancuryamana, Cancu.
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