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ādu

, ind. [Amg. adu; cf. uta . . . ād-u, RV III
54,7 > udāhu], see Storck II 22, Kuhn 29,6, Pischel
§ 155 (o > u) against Kern, Verkl. 25, Fausbøll,
Bern. 31, and Franke, Pāli und Sanskrit 153,1
(= ved. ād-u); 1. 'or', (a) as the second member of a dis-
junctive question
(cp. lat. an) = udāhu, q. v.; acāri K°
kacci 'ssa taṁ amoghaṁ, nibbāyi so ~ sa-upādiseso,
Th 1274 (v. l. adu) = Sn 354 (v. l. adu); khattiyo nu
'si rājañño ~ luddo vanâcaro, Vv 708 (Ee adu);
devatā nu 'si gandhabbo ~ Sakko purindado, Vv 704
√Eeadu; adu = udāhu, Vv-a 258,5) = Pv 666 =
Dhp-a I 31,3* (v. l. adu and āhu) = Ja V 260,5* =
317,4* (Ee adu) = VI 13,13* (Ee adu) = 98,8*; chin-
naṁ nu tuyhaṁ hadayaṁ ~ karuṇā ca n' atthi am-
hesu, Ja V 180,21* (= udāhu, 180,25'); ummattikā
nu bhaṇasi ~ (v. l. andha) bālā va bhāsasi, ib. 305,24*;
veṇī tvam asi caṇḍālī ~ (Ee adū) 'si kulagatthinī, ib.
306,14*; cittan nu te vipariyatthaṁ ~ kiṁ nu jigiṁ-
sasi, ib. 372,10*; kin nu . . . tiṭṭhasi ~ (Ee adu) . . .
no bhāsasi, ib. 373,12* (ct. ādū ti kacci); maṁsassa
hetu ~ (Ee adu) dhanassa kāraṇā, ib. 460,20*; tiṭ-
ṭhante no mahārāje ~ (v. l. āhu and adu) deve divaṁ
gate, Ja IV 134,3*; (b) as the third member of a question,
a) without a preceding interrogative particle
: migānaṁ
aññataraṁ garaḥasi udāhu pakkhīnaṁ ~ (v. l. āhu)
manussānaṁ, Ja IV 260,3' ad 259,26-27* (kin nu . . .
kiṁ . . . kiṁ); β) with interrogative particle: kin nu
kho lokapālā nāma n' atthi, udāhu vippavutthā ~
matā, ib. IV 287,27; kin nu te kāci cintā atthi, udā-
hu... rājā kupito ~ (;;. t. adu) puttehi avamāno
kato, ib. V 384,28; kiṁ nipajjitvā niddāyantena
laddhā, udāhu pāpāni katvā ~ kalyāṇakammaṁ nis-
sāya laddhā, ib. VI 241,8'; kiṁ vo etaṁ kataṁ, udā-
hu diṭṭhaṁ ~ sutaṁ, ib. 382,14; kiṁ . . . kacci . . . ~
te pahitā dūtā ~ suttā piyaṁvadā ~ bahi nu nik-
khantā, ib. 561,1-2*; 2. particle of affirmation: even,
yea, just, indeed, certainly; but; then, further
; ~ paññā
kimatthiyā, Ja III 499,14* (v. l. adu; ct. ādū ti nipāto
— nāma) — VI 443,18* (ct. ādū ti nāmatthe (Ee
anāmatthe) nipāto, paññā nāma kimatthiyā ti at-
tho); ~ cāpaṁ gahetvāna, ib. 552,28* (quoted III
340,23*, v. l. adu).