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āsabha

, mf(~ī)n. [sa. ārṣabha], belonging to
an eminent person
(often connected with vācā or
ṭhāna; discussed by Leumann, Anāg p. 210 foll. (ad
v.
67); see also Ps II 26,25 foll.); Rūp 362; —
nom. f. ayaṁ . . . uḷārā ~ī vācā bhāsitā, D III 100,18
(~ī ti usabhassa vācāsadisī, Sv 878,35); — acc. ~im,
Sp 131,16 (Vjb (Be 1960) 44,11) ≠ Bv-a 132,23; ~iṁ
ca vācaṁ bhāsati, M III 123,21 (~iṁ ti uttamaṁ,
Ps IV 185,21 = Vjb I.e.) = Kv 285,13; S V 302,10
(~iṁ vācan ti arahattabhāvadīpakaṁ uttamavācam,
Spk III 263,7); Ja I 53,19; Dāṭh 1,28; — nom. n. M
III 105,8 ~aṁ cammaṁ (Tr.; Ee usabhacammaṁ;
Se III 227,14 āsabhacammam); ~aṁ cammaṁ path-
avyā vitaniyyati, Ja VI 453,9*; acc. ~aṁ thānaṁ pa-
ṭijānāti, S II 27,26 = A III 417,15; cf. BHSD ârṣa-
bhaṁ sthānaṁ pratijānāti, Dbs 209,10; sometimes
one finds
āsabhaṇ ṭhānaṁ: M I 69,32 (Ps II 26,25) =
A III 9,17 (Mp III 225,22 ≠ Ap 496,1 etc.), sometimes
āsabhaṭṭhānaṁ, see cpd.;m. in the meaning of
eminent person, through misunderstanding of the cpd.

narāsabha (a direct loanword from sa. nararṣabha,
sa. ṛṣabha > pāli usabha!) by the Commentators;
nom. sg.
°sadisattā ~o, narānaṁ ~o narāsabho, Ap-a
239,19; id. pl. ~aṁ ṭhānaṁ . . . ~ā vā pubbabuddhā,
tesaṁ ṭhānaṁ, Ps II 26,26 = Spk II 45,25 = Mp III
7,22 (ad A II 8,28) - V ll,n (ad A V 33,8) = Vibh-a
398,11 = Paṭis-a 626,1; — Ifc. tārâ° (Sn 687), narâ°
(Ap-a 440,15); purisâ° (Samantak 127); —°-ṭṭhāna,
n., place of an āsabha, eminence; the leader's place; acc
sg.
Bhagavā ~aṁ paṭijānāti, Spk I 80,18 ≠ II 44,33;
°-ṭṭhānaṭṭhāyi(n), m(fn)., occupying the leader's
place etc.; m. gen. sg.
Bhagavato . . . ~ino . . . dham-
marājassa, Ps I 7,20 = Spk I 9,14 = Ud-a 18,11 =
Pj I 104,6; °-ṭṭhānaniccala, mfn., immovable on the
leader's place;
Nāmar-p 1107 (cf. Sv III 878,35). —
°-bhūta, m(fn.), being an āsabha; voc. narâsabha
narānaṁ ~a, Ap-a 386,22.