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itthi-sadda

, m., the sound or voice of a woman;
nâhaṁ aññaṁ eka-saddam pi samanupassāmi yaṁ
evaṁ purisassa cittaṁ pariyādāya tiṭṭhati yatha-y-
idaṁ ~o, A I 1,17 (~o ti itthiyā citta-samuṭṭhāno
kathita-gīta-rodita-saddo. api ca itthiyā . . . itthi-
payoga-nipphādito vīṇa-veṇu-saṁkha-paṇavâdi-saddo
pi ~o tveva veditabbo, Mp I 23,24), quoted Dhp-a I
15,20; cf. Mp IV 32,23 ad A IV 57,6; purisānaṁ
~-madhura-gandhabba-saddâdayo citt'assāda-karā
(Ee w. r. ~aṁ madhuraṁ), Sp 462,5; — °-savana, n.,
hearing a female's voice;
Mp I 24,25.