Cirakara, Cirakāra, Cira-kara: 6 definitions


Cirakara 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 Chirakara.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Cirakāra (चिरकार).—a. acting slowly, delaying, tarrying, dilatory.

Cirakāra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms cira and kāra (कार). See also (synonyms): cirakārika, cirakārin, cirakriya.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Cirakāra (चिरकार).—[cira-kāra], cirakāri cirakāri, i. e. cira-kṛ + i, cirakārika cirakārika, i. e. cirakāra + ika, and cirakārin cira-kārin, adj. Slow, tardy, Mahābhārata 12, 9482; 9539; 9483; 9485.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Cirakāra (चिरकार).—[adjective] acting slowly, delaying.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Cirakāra (चिरकार):—[=cira-kāra] [from cira] mfn. working slowly, [Mahābhārata xii, 9482.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Cirakara in German

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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.

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