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atthava(t)

, mfn. [sa. arthavat], (a) useful, profit-
able, significant, reasonable, cf.
atthassa viññāpanī,
atthavatJa IV 254,25* (= hitâvahā, Ct.); Mil 172,9; acc. f.
°-vatiṁ vācaṁ, Ja V 374,6*; 375,13* (= kāraṇa-nissi-
taṁ, Ct.); (giraṁ), Ja IV 226,10*; f. pl. nom. acc. °-vatī
(gāthā), Ja V 151,10* ≠ Vv 726; SN I 30,27*; cf.
atthavanta. — Ifc. v. an-°. — (b) wise, knowing
the truth; m.
~vā + dhammaṭṭho, Th 740, 746 (=
buddhimā, Th-a).