Truncation sign : * (asterisk) - e.g. kamm*

Type the letters without dots and accents - e.g. to search 'kalyāṇa' type kalyana. Read more …


an-atthaka

, mfn. [sa. an-arthakaḷ, of no meaning
or use, hurtful, bringing misfortune;
Dhp-a II 209,2
(~ehi padehi saṁhitā, = 'anattha-pada-saṁhitā');
[Vin I 345,28: aho me ~o, v. l. anattako, anatta-
kārako; Sp reads an-atth'ato, = an-attho ato, etasmā
mama purisā an-attho ti vuttaṁ hoti; athavā: an-
atthato ti an-attha-do].