Cirajivaka, Cirajīvaka: 5 definitions
Cirajivaka 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Chirajivaka.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ) A tree: see jīvaka E. cira long, and jīvaka lived.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Cirajīvaka (चिरजीवक):—[=cira-jīvaka] [from cira] m. ‘long-lived’, the Jīvaka tree, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Cirajīvaka (चिरजीवक):—[cira-jīvaka] (kaḥ) 1. m. A tree.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Cirajīvaka (चिरजीवक):—(cira + jī) m. Name eines Baumes (lange lebend); s. jīvaka [Jaṭādhara im Śabdakalpadruma]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
1) *m. eine best. Pflanze. —
2) f. vikā langes Leben [Kaṭhopaniṣad 1,24.]
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.
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