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kanta

, mfn. [pp. of kāmeti, q.v.; cf. sa. kānta; Amg.
kaṁta], 1. pleasant, agreeable; 2. dear, beloved; for syn.s,
cf.
Abh 693-94; mostly in formulas; v. infra; cf. CPD I
35* s.v. wax. comp.;exeg.: (in indigenous "etymolo-
gy" of
~): mane (so read with v.l. and Be; CeEe mano;
cf. It-a I 75,10 infra) kamanti pavisantī ti ~a, Mp III
98,3 (ad A II 66,1); ~ā ti kamanīyā, 406,28; ~ānan ti
kāmitānaṁ, Ps V 22,14 (ad M III 217,14); ~assā ti kā-
manato manasmiṁ ca kamanato pavisanato (i.e., <
kāmeti as well as kamati), It-a I 75,10 (ad It 15,2); —
lex. lit.: sobhanaṁ ... manoramaṁ ~aṁ +, Abh 693-
94; piye ~o manuññe so tiliṅgiko, 948; — 1. vāto va
sedataṁ (so read, H. SMITH) ~o, D II 265,18* (= iṭṭho
hoti ~o manāpo, Sv 701,18); ~aṁ cetovimuttiṁ upa-
sampajja viharissati, M III 110,30 (= manāpaṁ, Ps IV
158,23) = 110,34; iṭṭhañ ca ~añ ca ... piyaṁ manuñ-
ñaṁ, Ja IV 312,19*; ~ena rūpena susamanvito, Ap
547,20; iṭṭhaṁ ~aṁ ... jalajaṁ puppham, 85,25; su-
bhaṁ rūpaṁ passa ~aṁ manoharaṁ, 574,5; Vibh
100,35; iṭṭhaṁ ~aṁ niccaṁ sukhaṁ, Vism 195,33; iṭ-
ṭhā ~ā manāpā, 656,9; kāyaduccaritassa aññaṁ ba-
huṁ iṭṭhaṁ ~aṁ phalaṁ, Pv-a 277,28 (ad Pv 800); —
in formulas: (2+2+3) rūpā ... ca kevalā iṭṭhā ~ā ma-
nāpā ca, Sn 759 (in verse); maṁ tvaṁ ... iṭṭhehi ~ehi
manāpehi samudācaritvā, D II 192,12; ekan taṁ iṭ-
ṭhaṁ ekan taṁ ~aṁ ekan taṁ manāpan ti saggam,
M III 172,3 foll.; iṭṭho ~o manāpo vipāko nibbattey-
ya, 66,10 foll. = A I 28,24 foll. = Vibh 337,5 foll.; A IV
89,3 = It 15,4; — iṭṭhāya ~āya manāpāya hitāya su-
khāya saṁvattanti, A I 32,23; II 54,22 = 57,4 qu. Kv
346,2; A III 51,17; — rūpaṁ ... iṭṭhaṁ ~aṁ manā-
paṁ, Vibh 2,27; iṭṭhā ~ā manāpā dhamma abhivaḍ-
ḍhanti, M I 312,36; 309,31 (with parihāyanti); A II 66,1
(with dullabhā lokasmiṁ); III 47,19; V 135,11; — for-
mula occurring in ct.s:
iṭṭhaṁ dinnaṁ ~aṁ manā-
paṁ, Spk I 114,14 (ad S I 59,22) ≠ It-a II 58,26 (ad It
65,17*); ekaccassa iṭṭhā ~ā manāpā, Spk I 151,5
Vibh-a 10,3; saggo nāma iṭṭho ~o manāpo, Ud-a
282,14 (ad Ud 49,6); — (2+2+2+3) sukhassa ... iṭṭhas-
sa ~assa piyassa manāpassa yad idaṁ puññāni, It
15,2; — (2+2+3:4+6+4) cakkhuviññeyyā rūpā iṭṭhā
~ā manāpā piyarūpā kāmupasaṁhitā rajanīyā, D I
245,18 (= kāmaniyā, Sv 403,20) = D III 234,4 = M I
85,24 (= kamanīyā, Ps II 56,10); II 42,32 = III 114,12 = S
IV 225,15 = V 22,14 = A III 411,5 = IV 415,5 qu. Kv
210,6; Nidd I 420,19 (ad Sn 940); S V 147,21 = 149,10
(qu. Nidd I 474,13 ad Sn 961); for this formula, cf. Divy
37,21; — (2+2+3+4) rūpānaṁ iṭṭhānaṁ ~ānaṁ manā-
pānaṁ manoramānaṁ lokâmisapaṭisaṁyuttānaṁ,
M III 217,14 ≠ 218,8 (qu. Vism 319,8); I 144,33; — 2. so
mayhaṁ puriso ~o, Ja III 259,24* (= piyo manāpo,
260,7') ≠ 260,15*; akāmaṁ rāja kāmehi akanto ~am
(v.l. °aṁ kantuṁ) icchasi, V 295,15*; nâccantavaṇṇā
na bahūna ~ā, 446,9* (= Aḍḍhakāsigaṇikā viya na
bahunnaṁ piyā manāpā, 447,22'); addhā hi paññā
va sataṁ pasatthā ~ā sirī bhogaratā manussā, VI
363,6* (tesaṁ sirī ~ā, 363,10'); etesaṁ yo aññataraṁ
labhitvā ~ā sirī majjati appapañño, Ja III 263,4* (kan-
tā me sirī bhariyaṭṭhāne ṭhitā, 264,6'; v.II. ~ā sirī [so
read
] kantasiriṁ kantaṁ sirin ti tayo pāṭhā, 264,4');
dhīro padumapattakkho ~o va, Ap 465,21; yathā so
taruṇo bhaddo komalaṅgo sukheṭhito sapāṇam iva
~o me tadâyaṁ parasaṅgato, 566,2; — (2+2+3) yo
kho my āyaṁ puggalo iṭṭho ~o manāpo hoti pare
iṭṭhena ~ena manāpena samudācaranti, A II 213,13
foll.; (in expanded formula): attano piye iṭṭhe ~e ma-
nāpe na kurute, Pj II 169,12 (ad Sn 94); — ifc. a-°; ati-
iṭṭha-°; ati(k)-°; aya-°; ariya-°; bahu-jana-° (M I
179,37 = D I 4,26; Sv I 76,5); bāla-° (Sn 399; Ja VI
363,11); manussa-° (M III 132,27); hatthi-° (~-vīṇā,
Dhp-a I 163,16; ~-manta, 163,17).[[side 154]]