Cirena: 3 definitions
Cirena means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Chirena.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
cirena : (adv.) after a long time.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Cireṇa (चिरेण).—ind. A long time: see ciram. cira-avya-śa vā enap .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Cireṇa (चिरेण):—[from cira] ind. [instrumental case] after a long time, late, not immediately, slowly, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Pāṇini 1-1, 70], [vArttika] 4, [Patañjali; Raghuvaṃśa v, 64]
2) [v.s. ...] for a long time (See also kiyat), [Mahābhārata xii, 9484]
3) [v.s. ...] ever, at all times, [Prabodha-candrodaya ii, 23/24]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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Ends with: Aciraciracirena.
Search found 5 books and stories containing Cirena, Cireṇa; (plurals include: Cirenas, Cireṇas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.6.351 < [Chapter 6 - Abhīṣṭa-lābha: The Attainment of All Desires]
Verse 2.6.368 < [Chapter 6 - Abhīṣṭa-lābha: The Attainment of All Desires]
Verse 1.5.35 < [Chapter 5 - Priya: The Beloved]
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
The Tattvasangraha [with commentary] (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 2473-2475 < [Chapter 24b - Arguments against the reliability of the Veda (the Revealed Word)]
Verse 2136-2138 < [Chapter 24a - The case for the reliability of the Veda (the Revealed Word)]
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
The Mahavastu (great story) (by J. J. Jones)