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aṭṭha

, numeral [sa. aṣṭa(n): aṣṭau], eight; nom.
acc. pl. mfn.
aṭṭha puggalā, Sn 227; ~ parisă, AN IV
307,14; ~ vatthūni, Pj II 469,5 = Dhp-a IV 186,1;
aṭṭhiindriyāni, Dhs 58, 161; ~ nāma kiṁ, Khp IV (8);
instr, abl. pl. aṭṭhahi, Mil 291,12; also atthāhi (abl),
Ja I 414,5* = III 207,14* (catubbhi . . . m . . . soḷa-
sāhi, v. l. attha(b)hi); (dat.) gen. pl. atthannaṁ, Sn
p. 87,1; Sv I 1,9*; loc. pl. aṭṭhasu, SN IV 325,1; —
repeated in distributive sense aṭṭhiaṭṭha = eight of
each, eight every time;
Dhp-a II 41,2 (~ kahāpaṇe
labhati); Mhv V 249 (~ there 'macce ca pesayi);
Mp I 172,22 (~ katvā); Abhidh-av 52,1* (evaṁ ~
katvāna); cf. Ja V 450,19*; — aṭṭha kahāpaṇā is
generally used to denote a
(low) price or salary, or
(the lowest) amount of penalty: ~ahi kahāpaṇehi, Mil
291,12 (scil. kese vikkiṇitvā); ~ kahāpaṇe dāpesi,
Ja IV 138,1 (= nahāpita-dāyo, ib. 18); ~ kahāpaṇe
daṇḍāpessāmi, Ja I 483,21; — very frequently used
in numbering groups of
dhammā, of which exx. are
found
AN IV 150—-350 (the Atthaka-nipāta; see Index
AN VI 185—87), DN III 254—262, 284—288, Vin
V 136—-7; further see e.g. uposatha-kamma, kappa-
rukkha, kāmāvacara-kusalacitta, tāpasa-pabbajjā,
pāna, purisa-puggala, purisabhūmi, petī, Malla-
pāmokkha, rūpa, lobha, vata-pada, vatta, vatthu,
vimokkha, saṁvega-vatthu, samāpatti, and comp.s
below.
Ifc. v. addha°, satta°.