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edhati

, pr. 3 sg. [ts.; v. √edh], 1. (intrans.) to
prosper, increase, grow
(freq. with sukhaṁ [ad v. acc.]);
2. (trans.) (a) to gain (only in ct. s, prob. as misunder-
standing of 1., where
sukhaṁ was taken as the direct
object; hence the meaning
lābha for √edh, q. v.); (b) to
seek, search for
(probably an old mistake for esati, q. v.); —
1. ~ati vaḍḍhati, Sadd 394,6; — ko nu kho bho mama
vijite sukham ~eyyatha, D II 233,27; satimā sukham ~ati,
S I 208,11* (Spk I 305,10: paṭilabhati); accantaṁ sukham
~ati, 217,7* = 218,11*; taṁ kulaṁ sukham ~ati, Dhp 193
(Dhp-a III 249,1: sukhappattam eva hoti); sukham ~ittha
ayam pajā, Sn 298 (Pj II 319,22-23: sukhaṁ pāpuṇi ...
sukhaṁ vuddhiṁ agamāsi); brahmacariyānuciṇṇena
evâyaṁ sukham ~ati, Th 236 (Th-a II 93,29: nibbāna-
sukhaṁ ... pāpuṇāti anubhavati); so naro sukham ~ati,
Th 746 (Th-a III 25,38: brūheti vaḍḍheti); na pāpajana-
saṁsevī accantasukham ~ati, Ja I 488,21* (na paṭi-
labhati, 488,24'); te janā sukham ~anti, III 151,13*
(vindanti labhanti, 151,28'); pass' eḷamūgaṁ sukham
~amānaṁ, VI 357,20*; — 2.(a). see exx. qu. from ct.s
under
1.; — 2.(b). gambhīre gādham ~ati, S I 176,20* (cf.
pātāle gādham esatha, S I 127,16*; patiṭṭhaṁ labhati, Spk
I 262,1) qu. Dhp-a IV 9,15* qu. Sadd 394,6 (= patiṭṭhaṁ
~ati labhati); for pp. v. s. v. edhita.