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an-attha

, m. (or mfn. in comp.s)[sa. an-artha[,
no use, disadvantage, misfortune, harm; something
false, bad, hurtful, improfitable, or useless;
Vin I
347,1 (~assa kārako); II 89,16 (dat. ~āya ahitāya
dukkhāya, with gen.) — It 11,2 — DN III 246,18 =
an-atthasaṁvatteyyuṁ); Ja V 117,1* (~ăya patārayi); Sn
126 (acc. ~aṁ anusāsati, opp. atthaṁ; = ahitaṁ,
Pj); Dhp 256 (atthaṁ ~añ ca . . . niccheyya; =
bhūtañ ca abhūtañ ca kāraṇaṁ, Dhp-a); Ud
67,35 (atthaṁ na jānanti, ~aṁ na jānanti); AN
II 46,16*-17* (atthe ~e ca ... kovido ~aṁ pari-
vajjeti); IV 95,2-3; 96,15* (~aṁ adhipajjati, or
patipajjati; Mp); V 150,16 (~aṁ me acarîti āghā-
taṁ bandhati) ≠ Dhs 1060 = 1231 ≠ Nidd I
215,17 (~aṁ me carîti kodho jāyati; = avuḍḍhiṁ
me akāsi, Nidd-a); AN V 275,5 (atthañ ca vo desis-
sāmi ~añ ca); 222,14 (adhammo + ~o); 254,13 (do.);
Ja I 55,19 (maṁ~e niyojessati, ≠ Mil 126,13); 250,29
(~am eva karonti); III 168,17 (~o te uppanno);
176,9* (karissāmi te . . . ~aṁ; = avaḍḍhiṁ, Ct.);
V 79,27' (attanā va attano ~o kato); VI 300,5' (mā
h'eva adhammesu ~esu apuññesu tava cittaṁ paṇi-
dahi); Pp 37,3 (~am pi me kareyya); Dhp-a I 20,9
(atthaṁ karissāmîti ~aṁ kari); Pj II 100,21 (~aṁ
janento); Pv-a 199,19 (= 'vyasanaṁ'); 61,2 (abl.
~ato + pātakato (so Ce)); ~ato, Vin I 345,28 (the
only reading known to
Bu. was anatthato, see next);
Spk III 73,2 (āsīvisā gaṇhantā pañca ~e gaṇhanti:
duggandhaṁ, etc., cf. ib. 8* (Ce: pañca gaṇhanti
'natthāni, Se: pañca gaṇhant' anatthāya), io*: an-
atthā honti pane' ete, etc.). — n. ~aṁ te bhavis-
sati, Dhp-a II 227,17*. — Ifc., v. atthâ°.