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kanīya(s)

, m(fn). [ts.; cf. kaṇeyyasa, q.v.], younger
brother;
jeṭṭhassa bhātuno jāyā ahosiṁ supatibbatā,
paccekabuddhaṁ disvāna mama bhātu -so (gen.)
bhagaṁ taṁ tassa datvā, Ap 581,13 ("I was the wife of
the older brother, very devoted to my husband; having
seen a
Paccekabuddha, [and] having given the share of
my husband's younger brother to him ..."
) = Thī-a
71,21* (reading ~ā); — Rem.: in spite of BeCe: kaniyas-
sa mama bhattuno bhāgannaṁ tassa datvā, Ap (cf.
Thī-a: ~ā) is correct; BeCe "modernize" kanīyaso >
kaniyassa.
kanīyas