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īsaṁ

, indecl. [sa. īṣat, Ai. Gr. II 1 §§ 28, 75, 86,
95; BHS īṣi(t); prakr. īsi(ṁ), Pischel § 102], almost
exclusively
Abh and Grr., in texts the derived īsakaṁ,
q. v.; 1. (cf. Pāṇ III 3:126) easily, without effort;
2.
(cf. Pāṇ II 2:7) a little, faintly, slightly, incom-
pletely;
in cpd.s īsaṁ-, īsa- (with or without gem.
of foll. cons., before vowel also
-m-, -d-); — 1. as pri-
mary member of cpd.s indicating what has been or is to
be done or found in an easy manner
(uncompounded
in corresp. analysis
): Kacc(-v) 562 (~a-du-su; cf. 627)
≠ Sadd 850,17 foll. § 1147 (cf. 860,1 foll. § 1232);
Rūp § 591; Mogg-v V 45; -p V 45 (a-kicchena); Pay
Fsb. II p. 277; examples quoted: ~ak-kara, mfn., easily
done, easy to be done
(Pay here īsā karīyatī ti); ~aṁ-
saya or ~as-saya, mfn., (perh.) where one rests easily
(mañco, Sadd § 1232); — 2. usually in paraphrases;
Abh 1148 (~ kiñci manaṁ appe: 3 words for "a little");
96 (~ paṇḍu = dhūsara); 1169 (a meaning of du);
1163 (ava ~ad-atthe, in the meaning "a little"); 1197
(a meaning of ku); ~a-kaḷāra = ~a-piṅgala, mfn.,
light reddish or tawny,
Mogg-v (-p) III 13, Pay Fsb.
II p. 109 (= ā-kaḷāra); ~am-adhivāsana, n., waiting
a little
meaning of āgameti, Sadd 558,22 √1574
(. . . īsakaṁ adhivāseti); ~aṁ-hasana, n., slightly
laughing,
Sadd 454,3 √996 mhi, to smile; — sāgarâ-
sanna-ṭhānesu khandhāvāre tahiṁ ~aṁ kālaṁ va-
santā te, Mhv XCVI 24; — ? īsaṁ accord. to BeNe
Ja VI 218,20* for EeCe īso, see 1isa. — — °a-sak-
khara-pāsāṇa
, mfn. bhvr., with only a small content
of pebbles and stones;
Dīp XIX 3 (in rather confused
context, may also be taken as a subst., but cf.
appa-
sakkhara, appa-pāsāṇa).