Samacarana, Samācaraṇa: 6 definitions


Samacarana 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 Samacharana.

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Pali-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Samacarana in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

samācaraṇa : (nt.) conduct; behaviour.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Samacarana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Samācaraṇa (समाचरण).—

1) Practising, observing, behaving.

2) Performance.

Derivable forms: samācaraṇam (समाचरणम्).

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

Samācaraṇa (समाचरण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) Following, practising, observing, proceeding. E. sam and āṅ before car to go, lyuṭ aff.

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

Samācaraṇa (समाचरण):—[=sam-ācaraṇa] [from sam-ācara > samā-car] n. practising, performing, observing, be having, performance, [ib.]

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

Samācaraṇa (समाचरण):—[samā+caraṇa] (ṇaṃ) n. A practising.

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Samacarana in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Samācaraṇa (ಸಮಾಚರಣ):—[noun] the act or practice of observing or keeping a custom, rule, etc.; observance.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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