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Grammar Search
"cira" has 2 results
cira: masculine vocative singular stem: cira
cira: neuter vocative singular stem: cira
Amarakosha Search
Monier-Williams Search
4 results for cira"
Devanagari
BrahmiEXPERIMENTAL
ciramfn. (1. ci-?) long, lasting along time, existing from ancient times View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ciramfn. raṃ kālam-, during a long time
ciramfn. rāt kālāt-, after a long time View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ciran. () delay (exempli gratia, 'for example' gamana--,"delay in going"; kiṃ cireṇa-,"wherefore delay?" ; pur/ā cir/āt-,"to avoid delay") View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
Apte Search
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cira चिर a. [चि-रक्] Long, lasting a long time, existing from a long time, old; चिरविरहः चिरकालः चिरमित्रम् &c. -रम् A long time. Note. --The singular of any of the oblique cases of चिर may be used adverbially in the sense of 'long', 'for a long time', 'after a long time', 'long since', 'at last', 'finally'; न चिरं पर्वते वसेत् Ms. 4.6; ततः प्रजानां चिरमात्मना धृताम् R.3.35,62; Amaru.79; कियच्चिरेणार्यपुत्रः प्रत्तिपत्तिं दास्यति Ś6; R.5.64; प्रीतास्मि ते सौम्य चिराय जीव R.14.59; Ku.5.47; Amaru. 3; चिरात्सुतस्पर्शरसज्ञतां ययौ R.3.26;11.63;12.87; चिरस्य वाच्यं न गतः प्रजापतिः Ś.5.15; चिरे कुर्यात् Śat. Br. -Comp. -आयुस् a. long-lived. (-m.) a god. -आरोधः a protracted siege, blockade. -उत्थ a. existing for a long time. -कार, -कारिक, -कारिन्, -क्रिय a. acting slowly, delaying, tarrying, dilatory. -कालः a long time. -कालिक, -कालीन a. 1 of long standing, old, long-continued. -2 chronic (as a disease). -जात a. born long ago, old. -जीविन् a. long-lived (-m.) 1 an epithet of seven persons who are considered to be 'deathless'; अश्वत्थामा बलिर्व्यासो हनुमांश्च विभीषणः । कृपः परशुरामश्च सप्तैते चिरजीविनः ॥ -2 N. of Viṣṇu. -3 N. of Mārkaṇḍeya; वर्जयित्वा महात्मानं चिरजीविनमुत्तमम् Mb. 13.125.35. -4 a crow. -5 N. of two plants जीवक and शाल्मलि. -पाकिन् a. ripening late. -पुष्पः the Bakula tree. -मित्रम् an old friend. -मेहिन् m. an ass. -रात्रम्, -रात्राय a period of many nights, a long time; प्रयाते तु महारण्यं चिररात्राय राघवे Rām.2.4.18; चिररात्राय पित्रेव येनायं परिपालितः Śiva. B.15.8. ˚उषित a. having lodged for a long time. -विप्रोषित a. long banished, a long sojourner. -सूता, -सूतिका a cow that has borne many calves. -सेवकः an old servant. -स्थ, -स्थायिन्, -स्थित a. lasting, long, enduring, continuing, durable; तटिनि तटद्रुमपातनपातकमेकं चिरस्थायि Udb.
Macdonell Search
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cira a. long (time); of long standing; old (friend); belonging to the olden time: -m, ad. long, for a long time; slowly; long ago; too long; -m kri, be long, delay; °ree;--, in., d., ab., g., lc. after a long time; for a long time, long; d., ab., g. also at last, too late; only now; n. delay.
Vedabase Search
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cira after a long timeSB 10.82.32
cira for a long timeSB 10.51.32
SB 10.65.2
SB 5.6.19
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cira adjective existing from ancient times (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
lasting long time (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
long (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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