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a-bāḷha

, mfn. (3a [or 2a?] + bāḷha [sa. bādha,
pp. of √baṁh or √bṛh]), not strong, not hard, gentle;
DN III 174,8* (~aṁ [unmetr.] giraṁ so na bhaṇī
pharusaṁ [ madhuraṁ bhaṇī susa[ṁ]hitaṁ sakhilaṁ;
Sv: ettha a-kāro parato bhaṇi-saddena yojetabbo,
bāḷhaṁ balavatiṁ atipharusaṁ giraṁ so na abhaṇī
ti ayaṁ ettha attho; pt: 'a-bāḷhan' ti vā ettha
a-bāḷharusaṁ giran' ti evaṁ attho veditabbo, 'na bhaṇī'
ti c'ettha na abhaṇī ti na 'bhaṇī ti saralopena
niddeso); perhaps originally: bālhaṁ giraṁ sa na
bhaṇī pharusaṁ [ - - | ˇ - ˇ | ˇ ˇ - | ˇ ˇ - || ≠
Pramitākṣarā].