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a-puñña

, mfn. [sa. a-puṇya; cf. puñña], impure,
wicked
(as a source of demerit); ~aṁ ce saṁkḥāraṁ
abhisaṁkharoti, SN II 82,10 ( = dvādasa-cetanā-bhe-
daṁ apuññâbhisaṁkhāraṁ, Spk); otherwise most fre-
quently n. subst.
sin, demerit; Abh 84 (°-âkusa]aṁ
kaṇhaṁ . . .); ~aṁ vuccati sabbaṁ akusalaṁ, Nidd I
90,16; generally in the phrase bahuṁ ~aṁ pasavati, to
a-puññaII 26,27; DN III 82,4; 119,20; MN I 230,20-26 (puñ-
ñaṁ vā ~aṁ vā p°); 371,4 (pañcahi thānehi bahuṁ
~aṁ p°); MN I 338,26* = SN I 114,20* = Th 1206
(~aṁ pasavī Māro āsajjăna(ṁ) Tathāgatam; = ~aṁ
paṭilabhi, Ps II 423,22; janesi, nipphādesi, Spk I
179,24); AN I 89,6 foll. = 154,15 = 113,1; III 372,19;
373,16* (ayaṁ tato bahutaraṁ ~aṁ pasave naro);
Mil 158,18 foll. (balavataraṁ ~aṁ p°); Sās 56,26; —
Mil 84,1 (thokaṁ); 15 foll. (bahutaraṁ); 110,10 (āpaj-
jeyya); Sās 36,19 (apāyagamanīyaṁ ~aṁ vicinitvā);
69,20 (~aṁ bhavati no puññaṁ). — Ifc. v. puññâ°.