Cin, Ciṇ: 2 definitions
Cin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.
Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)
Ciṇ (चिण्).—Substitute इ (i) causing vrddhi, in the place of the aorist vikarana affix च्लि (cli), prescribed in the case of all roots in the passive voice and in the case of the roots पद्, दीप्, जन् (pad, dīp, jan) etc. in the active voice before the affix त (ta) of the third pers. sing. in the Atmanepada, which in its turn is elided by P. VI. 4. 104. cf P. III. 1.60-66.
Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.
Languages of India and abroad
Cin (चिन्):—[from cit] in [compound] for cit.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+570): Cimcaa, Cimcaga, Cimcaia, Cimcaka, Cimcapatti, Cimce, Cimcega, Cimcia, Cimcilla, Cimcillia, Cimda, Cimdari, Cimdarubavali, Cimdati, Cimde, Cimdha, Cimdhala, Cimdhiya, Cimdibatte, Cimdu.
Ends with (+62): Adravyavacin, Agatavancin, Akacin, Akuncin, Amapacin, Amocin, Anicin, Anushocin, Anuvacin, Apacin, Arci, Arecin, Arocin, Arvacin, Ashaucin, Atmasacin, Ayacin, Bhavishyadvacin, Calampicin, Dvivacin.
Full-text: Phak hoom cin, Cinmatra, Cinmaya, Ekacinmaya, Kimcimatra, Cila, Pratinishevana, Cidrupa, Netrika, Yuk, Vyakhyanamudra, Mit, Ta, Tavat.
Search found 11 books and stories containing Cin, Ciṇ; (plurals include: Cins, Ciṇs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 10.117.9 < [Sukta 117]
Rig Veda 8.7.34 < [Sukta 7]
Rig Veda 5.41.17 < [Sukta 41]
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 1.2.175 < [Part 2 - Devotional Service in Practice (sādhana-bhakti)]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 3.273 < [Section XXI - Relative Merits of the Offering-Materials]
The Bhagavata Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 5 - Śuka’s Concluding Precept Concerning Brahman < [Book 12 - Twelfth Skandha]
Chapter 14 - The Path of Devotion and the Method of Meditation < [Book 11 - Eleventh Skandha]
Bodhisattvacharyavatara (by Andreas Kretschmar)
Remarks About The Transliteration < [Introduction Text]
The Concept of Sharira as Prameya (by Elizabeth T. Jones)
Defenition of Body (Śarīra) < [Chapter 5]