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attha

, m. [masc. gender due to attraction by
pabbata; sa. asta; √ṛ, Sadd 432,1 (!)] according to
Grr. the western mountain, i. e. the place where the
sun sets;
Abh 606 (aparaselo); 785 (= pacchima-
pabbate); in the texts (except cases as Kv 61,19)
used in acc. only atthaṁ, combined with the verbs
eti, gacchati, to set (a) of the sun: ~ eti (pabhaṁ-
karo), AN II 51,3*; suriye ~ ente, Ja III 37,12; V
2,23; suriyaṁ ~ entaṁ, Ja III 433,4; ~ gate suriye,
ib.; ~ entaṁ suriya-maṇḍalaṁ, Ja IV 334,1; suriyo
~ eti, Dhp-a IV 143,5; [taṁ ālokaṁ disvā yena suriyo
~ c'eva gamito (Se w. r. gato) uṭṭhāpito ca), Mp ad
AN I 228,15]; — (b) to go oat, become extinct (acc.
to grr: n., destruction, disappearance;
Sadd 255,3
(Kv-a 32,10); Abh 785 (= nāse); 1154 (atthaṁ, ind. =
adassane)); Sadd 70,15 (= nibbānam); ~aṁ paleti,
Sn 1074 (Nidd II); ~aṁ gato, Sn 1075-76 (Nidd II,
= extinguished, gone out, scil. from existence; hence
Kv 61,19: parinibbuto puggalo atth'atthamhi n'atth'-
atthamhi etc.; ~aṁ gacchanti āsavā, Dhp 226 ( =
vināsaṁ, natthibhāvaṁ, Dhp-a); 293 (= parik-
khayaṁ, abhāvaṁ, Dhp-a); sabbe saṁyogā ~aṁ
gacchanti, Dhp 384 (= parikkhayaṁ, Dhp-a); viñ-
ñāṇam ~am agamā, Ud 93,13* = (vināsaṁ, Ud-a);
nirujjhanti vūpasammanti ~aṁ gacchanti, As 236,10;
ubhato chinnaṁ ~aṁ gacchati, Mil 52,2; ~ entamhi
sāsane, Ap 472,13; 475,3; atthaṁgataṁ ~aṁ gameti,
Kv 576,5 (quoted Ps III 235,5); — ifc. v. abbhat-
thaṁ, udayatthagāmi(n)
; cf. atthaṁ-gata (attha-
gata), atthaṁgama(na), atthami & attham-ita.