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uttam'attha

, mfn. and subst. m., 1. bhvr., of the
highest import, momentous; 2. m.
a. the meaning
"highest, best";
b. a most valuable thing; c. the highest
good, supreme goal
(arhatship, nibbāna); — 1. mayam
eva bāl' amhase ... ye ~āni tayī lapimha, Ja VI 417,
14* (~āni may also be acc. pl. of masc. 2., cf. 16* atthāni
jānāsi); 2.a. nibbānaṁ hi sabba-dhammānaṁ ~ena
varaṁ ("in the sense of uttama"), Pj I 193,9; b. ~aṁ
labhitvāna bhariyāya yo padassati . . . , Ja III 279,
15* (Ee w. r. bhariyā yo; ~aṁ = sabba-ruta-jānana-
mantaṁ, ct.); c. ~assa pattiyā "for the attainment of
the supreme goal",
Th 561; 639; Thī 171; Ap 247,18;
~aṁ anuppattaṁ tam ahaṁ brūmi brāhmanaṁ,
Dhp 386 = 403 (= arahattaṁ, Dhp-a IV 142,13);
naro . . . ~añ ca pāpuṇe, Sn 324; sīlena parihīnena
~o na sijjhati, Cp 172; ~aṁ arahattam patthetvā,
Spk I 86,22; sappuriso hi ~aṁ patthento . . . hadaya-
maṁsaṁ pi dānaṁ dadeyya, Ja VI 567,20'; ~aṁ
gavesakaṁ, °kā, Ap 68,19; 363,24; 369,22 (read
°-gavesakaṁ, °kā ? cf. below); ~o expl. paramattho,
Moh 258,30; — °-gavesaka, mf., striving after the
supreme goal;
Dukūlo ca tāpaso Pārikā ca tāpasī ~ā,
Mil 125,32.