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atthi-bhāva

, m., existence; the being present;
As 31,11; 83,37; Ud-a 38,29; Ps II 140,12 (Ee) (attani
~aṁ na jānāpetukāmo); thus frequently with jānāti
or similar verbs: Ja I 222,6 (sarassa ~aṁ . . . na
saddahatha); 290,21 (~aṁ ñatvā); III 287,10 (sūkarā-
nam ~am ñatvā); V 356,1 (°haṁsānaṁ ~aṁ ārocetvā);
VI 160,9 (°assa vasanaṭṭhānaṁ vā ~aṁ vā natthibhā-
vaṁ vā); Dhp-a I 247,14 (bhikkhūnaṁ vihāre~aṁ vā
natthibhăvaṁ vā jānāhi); Dhp-a I 162,12 (tāya sañ-
atthi-bhāva217,2 (°assa ~aṁ vā natthibhāvaṁ vā ñatvā); do.
with negation
= to take no notice of, not to care for
(gen.): Dhp-a II 5,1 (bhikkhūnaṁ ~am pi ajānitvā);
Ja II 194,1 (attano ~aṁ na jānāti, he is out of his
mind
); 415,19 (na no koci ~am pi jānāti); III
20,19 (tassā ~aṁ na jānāti); 68,4 (do.); V 95,17
(~aṁ pi 'ssā va na aññāsi). — Nibbānassa atthi-
bhāva-pañho, title of Mil 268,10—271,6. — Cf. natthi-
bhāva.