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eṭṭhi

, f. [sa. iṣṭi; CDIAL 1603]; (e- [opposed to
2iṭṭha, sa. iṣṭa] may be by the analogy of
gavesati/gavesanā/gaveṭṭhi: esati/esanā/x or perhaps by
the graphic variation
i-/e- before a double consonant (v.
Geiger
§ 10, von Hinüber, Überblick, § 114); seeking; as
syn. of
esanā (-aṁ): esanaṁ ~i, Rūp 611; esanā ti ādīni ~ī
ti ādīnaṁ vevacanāni, tasmā ~ī ti esanā, Vibh-a 485,33
Vism 30,3: ~ī ti icchanā, Vibh-a 485,29 ≠ Vism 29,31; ~i
+ gaveṭṭhi pariyeṭṭhi in the definition of lābhena lābhaṁ
jigiṁsanatā, Vibh 353,13 ("seeking gain with gain", Vibh-
Trsl.) qu. Vism 23,27; — ifc. gav° (Vibh 353,14 qu.
Vism 23,27; = magganā, Vibh-a 485,29 = Vism 29,31; =
gavesanā, Vibh-a 485,34 ≠ Vism 30,3); pariy-° (D I 222,9
[Sv 392,22]; A III 416,22; Ja I 14,32; 15,8; Sn 289 [v. r.
pariyeṭṭhuṁ]; Nett 1,8*,13*).