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asañña-

in cpd.s: °-bhava, m., the sphere of the
Asañña-sattas; ~e (v. l. asaññaka-bhave) acittaka-
paṭisandhiṁ, Mp I 310,13; ~e nibbatte a-cittaka-satte
dasseti, Ja I 473,17 (explaining a-saññino), cf. Nidd-a
I 357,9; Ps I 35,30; II 333,31; — °-satta, m. (sg.,
Nidd I 280,5; otherwise) pl. (see a-saññi(n) and cf.
asaṁjñisattva, Abhidh-k-vy-Trsl. II 199 n. 1, III 22,4,
etc.), 'the Unconscious Beings', a class of (brahma-)gods
representing the 5th sattâvāsa; sattā a-saññino a-
ppaṭisaṁvedino seyyathā pi devā~ā, AN IV 401,17 =
DN III 263,19 (quoted Pj I 86,28); ~ā devā a-hetukā
an-āhārā . . . a-saññakā a-cetanakā a-cittakā pātu-
bhavanti, Vibh 419,28, quoted Pj I 77,16 (Vibh-a
520,32—521,8); ~ā nāma devā, saññu〈p〉pādā ca
. . . tamhā kāyā cavanti, DN I 28,25 (Sv I 118,8-24);
~ā devā Vehapphalehi saddhiṁ eka-talā, Ps I 35,31;
a-saññino vuccanti nirodha-samāpannā ye ca ~ā, na
pi so [scil. 'no pi asaññī', etc., Sn 874] nirodha-samā-
panno no pi ~o, Nidd I 280,4-5; ~esu saññā atthi?,
Kv 260,21—263,1 (Kv-a 71,23 foll); Yam I 154,12;
198,29; II 10,1; Pj II 359,26; Th-a Ce 291,9 (cf. Mp
I 310,13); Sadd 77,5 (from Ps I 35,29 foll); — n. (cf.
a-sañña (2), n.), the sphere of the Asañña-sattas; ~aṁ
up(a)pajjantānaṁ tesaṁ rūpakkhandho [Sv I 118,16]
uppajjati... ~e, tattha rūp° upp°, Yam I 19,17 ... 26
foll.; apāye ~e, tattha dukkhasaccaṁ uppajjati, ib.
179,1.