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a-sa

, mfn., (1) perh. (cf. a-sva "without owner",
Saund XVII 16; see a-saka, a-ssa) whom nobody can
claim as his own, said of women, cf.
Ja V 445,29*:
na tā (scil. itthiyo) ekassa, na dvinnaṁ . . .; nom. pl. f.
~ā lok' itthiyo nāma, Ja V 448,31* (= a-satiyo lā-
mikā, Ct., as from a-sa(t); Sadd 176,31 foll.) = Ja I
288,12*; (2) perh. also (bahuvrīhi): possessing nothing
as his own; nom. pl. m.
[if the āryā may be read as fol-
lows
] . . . kin tava kāmehi, yesu vadha-bandho | kā-
mesu h(i) asā kāmā (desire owns nothing amongst
things desired
) | baddhā dukkhāni anubhonti, Thī 506
(Thī-a 292,18-21, prob.: 'asā kāmā' (ti kāmā)nam' ete
a-santo, hīnā lāmakā ti attho; 'ahā kāmā' ti vā pāṭho
[ahā, if genuine = the interj, (h)ahā], so ev'attho,
'ahā' ti lāmaka-pariyāyo, 'ahā[!] lokitthiyo .nāmā'
(see above) ti ădisu viya); see also Spk III 67,9.