Cirasthita, Cira-sthita: 5 definitions


Cirasthita 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 Chirasthita.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Cirasthita (चिरस्थित).—a. lasting, long, enduring, continuing, durable; तटिनि तटद्रुमपातनपातकमेकं चिरस्थायि (taṭini taṭadrumapātanapātakamekaṃ cirasthāyi) Udb.

Cirasthita is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms cira and sthita (स्थित). See also (synonyms): cirastha, cirasthāyin.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Cirasthita (चिरस्थित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Long enduring, lasting or remaining for a long time. 2. Left behind for a long time. E. cira, and sthita stayed.

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

Cirasthita (चिरस्थित).—[adjective] having stood for a long time.

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

1) Cirasthita (चिरस्थित):—[=cira-sthita] [from cira] a mfn. = -sthāyin, [Manu-smṛti v, 25; Suśruta]

2) [v.s. ...] b ([Manu-smṛti]), mfn. having stood for a long time.

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

Cirasthita (चिरस्थित):—[cira-sthita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Idem.

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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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