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ukkaṭṭha

, mfn. (pp. of ukkaṁsati; sa. utkṛṣṭa),
1. excellent, eminent, respectable, highest, best; subst.
eminence, glory; 2. large
(bowl), big, great (staff);
3. boasting, vainglorious; 4. °-vasena by way of stating,
or defining with, a maximum
(cf. ukkattha-pariccheda);
— Abh 699; — 1. Vin IV 6 — 11 lima and ~ jāti,
nāma, gotta, kamma, sippa, etc. as ten occasions for
insulting, in four ways:
hīnena hīnaṁ vadeti, ~ena
hīnaṁ vadeti, hīnena ~aṁ v., ~ena ~aṁ v.; —
dhammesu ~o Sono, Th 632 (= seṭṭho, Th-a II 268,
21); sabbaṁ sutam adhīyetha hīna-m-~-majjhimaṁ,
Ja III 218,26*; dvipadā sabba-sattānaṁ ~ā, Pj II
160,27; ~ena (tecīvarikena; opp. majjhimassa and
mudukassa), Vism 65,7; ~aṁ kusalaṁ, Abhidh-s 24,
22,24; ~ā lāmakā pi vā paccayā, Saddh 506; uttamaṁ
~aṁ puññakammaṁ manoharaṁ, Mhv LXXXVIII
10; — subst.: ~e sūram icchanti ("for glory, a hero is
needed"
), Ja I 387,3* (quoted Spk I 147,18*; Ja I 387,5':
upakaṭṭhe ubhato būḷhe saṅgāme sampahāre vatta-
māne; but assumption of meaning "battle, conflict"
[PED] not justified); — 2. tayo pattassa vaṇṇā
("sizes of a bowl"): ~o patto, majjhimo p., omako p.
. . . tato ~o a-patto, omako a-patto, Vin III 243,26
= IV 243,23 (Sp 702,21 — 704,14 ≠ Kkh 73,29
74,11 definitions of ~o, °'omako, °'ukkaṭṭho, omak'
~o, etc.; ~ato upaḍḍha-ppamāṇo majjhimo, Kkh 74,8;
°'ukkaṭṭho ca omak'omako cā ti dve a-pattā, 74,10);
catu-hattho daṇḍo, tato ~o a-daṇḍo ("bigger than
that, i. e. than four
hatthas, is not a staff"), Vin IV
200,28; — 3. yaṁ (se. suraṁ) ve pītvâ ~o avil'akkho
"mam'eva sabbā puthavī" ti maññati (thus Ce), Ja
V 16,16*; — 4. "sa-brahmake loke" ti °-vasena āha,
sabba-loke ti vuttaṁ hoti, Pj II 181,29; ahaṁ (Deva-
datto) hi °-vasena evaṁ vadāmi, Dhp-a I 141,19; —
compar.: paṇītatarā yonito ~atarā, Spk II 350,4;
superl.: isi-sattamo ti . . . isīhi uttamo ~atamo,
Vv-a 105,26; — abstr. °tta, n., Sp 704,4; — ifc. acc°,
ati° (Vism 37,26), an°, omak° (Sp 704,1), majjhim°
½(Sp 703,27), sam° (Th 632), hīn'~atā (Ja IV 303,17').