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aḍḍha

(& 1addha, of which all exx. are taken
here
), m.n., a half; Abh 53, 995 (m.); 54 (n.: ~aṁ
vuttaṁ same bhāge); 1039 (m. or n.); Thī 25 (taṁ
katvā . . . ~aṁ, so read for agghaṁ, cf. 1aggha); AN I
38,11 (~aṁ idaṁ lābhānaṁ, by Mp (Se I 535,1) taken
= addhā, 'certainly': ekaṁsâdhivacanam etaṁ, addhā
idaṁ lābhānaṁ, ekaṁso eva lābhānan ti vuttaṁ hoti;
cf. Abh 995 [addho bhāge, pathe kale ekaṁse 'ddhâ-
vyayaṁ bhave[); instr. ~ena, Kacc-v 389 (giving the
sense of
aḍḍha In compounds, e. g. ~ena catuttho =
'aḍḍñuḍḍho'); — m. = aḍḍha-kahāpaṇa, Ja III
448,14 (kahāpaṇo +); Dhp-a III 108,11 (do.);
Ja I 340,30 (kahāpaṇa-aḍḍha-pādamāsaka-rūpâdīni);
Dhp-a I 256,10 (~aṁ vā kahāpaṇaṁ vā); °-aggha-
naka, mfn., having the value of ½ kahāpaṇa, Dhp-a
II 132,8. — Mostly in comp, (see below), thus before
cardinal numbers:
aḍḍhaṭṭha, aḍḍhatelasa, aḍḍñekā-
dasa, or before ordinal numbers: aḍḍhaṭṭhama (7½),
aḍḍhanavama (8½). — Ifc. it is said to be n. when
denoting equal parts
(otherwise m., see Abh 53; cf.
Pāṇ II 2,2): apara°, pacchima°, pubba°, purima°
(Pj II 255,27-28; 593,6-7); cf. also upaḍḍha, das'-
aḍḍha, diyaḍḍha (divaḍḍha), duvaḍḍha.