चत्वरम् (Square, Junction where Roads Meet)

आज्ञापयद् राक्षसेन्द्रः पुरं सर्वं सचत्वरं ।
लाङ्गूलेन प्रदीप्तेन रक्षोभिः परिणीयताम्।।5.53.5।।
(वाल्मीकीये रामायणे सुन्दरकाण्डे)
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Meaning: The Rakshasa king having ordered thus, Hanuman was taken by the Rakshasas round the junctions of the roads all over the city (city squares) with his tail on fire.

तत्किमद्य विश्रान्तचारणानि चत्वरस्थानानि? (उत्तररामचारिते प्रथमे अङ्‌के)
Meaning: How come the public squares are silent today?

चत्वरम् also means residential area or quarter
स खलु श्रेष्ठिचत्वरे निवसति (मृच्छकटिके द्वितीये अङ्के)
Meaning: He (Charudatta) lives in the merchants’ quarter

हिमांशुवर्यः टाइम्सचत्वरे परिभ्रमति
Meaning: ः Himanshu wanders about Times Square

हिमांशुवर्यः संघचत्वरे शाकान् क्रीणाति
Meaning: Himanshu buys vegetables in Union Square

हिमांशुवर्यः विश्वविद्यालये छात्रचत्वरे निवसति
Meaning: Himanshu lives in the university dorm

२०१६-०८-१९ शुक्रवासरः (2016-08-19 Friday)