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assasati

, pr. 3 sg. [sa. ā-çvasiti], 1 a. to inhale
(see Vism 272,1-7 > Sadd 399,21—400,6; opp. pas-
sasati): sato va assasati sato passasati, dīghaṁ vā
~anto dīgham assasāmī ti pajānāti, DN II 291,6(-10;
ct. in Paṭis I 176,32—86,9, Vism 271,22—277,19; Sv
(III) 764,10—766,17 ≠ Ps I 248,30—250,25 ≠ Sp (II)
408,12—415,13) = MN I 56,15-22 ("Anâpāna-pab-
baṁ") = 425,9-16 = III 82,27-35 = 89,12-20 = Vin III
70,34—71,15; part, mukhena ~anto pi passasanto pi
tiṭṭhati, Sp (II) 412,12 (panting after a run); ~anto
passasanto (as if snoring) niddaṁ upagañchi, Ja II
53,11; mātā ... ~antī passasantī rodati, Spk I 307,26;
[~anto, better C* sn: passasanto, Dhp-a I 215,25]; 1 b.
to breathe on someone (acc. or gen.), so as to harm (by
magic
); pr. and inf. yakkhā pisācā athavā pi petā
kupitā pi te ~anti manusse, na maccuno assasit'
ussahanti, Ja IV 495,8*-9* (= assāsa-vātena upa-
hananti, āvisantī ti vā attho, Ct.); — 2. ('to get one's
wind'
), to compose one's self; abs. mutto dāmāto kuñ-
jaro muhuttaṁ ~itvāna agamā yena pabbato, Ja
IV 93,28* (= thokaṁ vissamitvā, Ct.); to take
courage; imp. 2 sg.
amma ~a (Ee assāsa) mā soci,
Ja VI 190,9*; ~a (so metre; Ee assāsa), hessāmi te
pati, Ja VI 265,22*; ~a (do., do.) hessasi bhariyā
[ - ˇ - , see Ee, note] mamaṁ, ib. 25*; imp. 3 sg. ~at'
āyasmā, SN V 408,27 (so Spk III 291,28; see assā-
seti); [abs. ~itvā, Ja IV 111,15, read assāsetvā, see
v. ll.
]; — 3. (i. q. vissasati) to put confidence (in: loc.
[and acc.1] personæ): pot. 3 sg. †nâsmase kata-
pāpamhi, nâsmase (a)likavādine, †nâsmas' attaṭṭha-
paññamhi, atisante pi †nâsmase, Ja IV 56,23*-24*
(Ct.: †'nâsmase' ti nâssase, ayam eva vā pāṭho, na
vissase ti vuttaṁ hoti; as to -sm-, where we expect
-sv-, cf. -pasmani, Ja V 396,5* [= passe, Ct. — «)pṭ],
possibly also vis[a]maṁ, Dhp-a III 393,3', if for
*vi-svaṁ i. e. akiñcanaṁ [cf. 5assaka, 2assa]; simila-
rity
sm: sn in †asmiye, s. v. asnāti); tādisam pi †nâs-
mase, Ja IV 57,2* = 4* — 6* (unmetrical ɔ: tādi-
samhi pi nâ°, see ib. 29'); pp. assattha, cf. assasita.