Cancuri, Cañcurī: 2 definitions


Cancuri 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.

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Alternative spellings of this word include Chanchuri.

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Cañcurī (चञ्चुरी):—(vom intens. von car) adj. stets übend: puṇyacañcurīḥ von Śiva gesagt [Mahābhārata 13, 1220.]

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Cañcurī (चञ्चुरी):—, die ed. Bomb. liest puṇyacañcurī ohne Visarga; [Nīlakaṇṭha] : puṇyacañcuḥ puṇyena jñātaḥ tena vittaścañcupcaṇapau [?(Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 5, 2, 26], wo aber cuñcupcaṇapau gelesen wird) iti cañcup . ī lakṣmīrityekākṣaraṃ nāma .

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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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