Caturiya, Cāturiya: 3 definitions


Caturiya means something in Buddhism, Pali. 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

cāturiya : (nt.) skill; shrewdness.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Caturiya, at Vv 412 is to be read ca turiya, etc. Otherwise see cāturiya. (Page 261)

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Cāturiya, (nt.) (cp. catura+iya) skill, cleverness, shrewdness J. III, 267; VI, 410; ThA, 227; Vbh. 551; Vism. 104; Dāvs. V, 30. (Page 264)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Cāturiya (ಚಾತುರಿಯ):—[noun] = ಚಾತುರ್ಯ [caturya].

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Cāturiya (ಚಾತುರಿಯ):—[noun] a clever, talented man.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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