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abbhuta

, m. or n., a bet, wager, stake at play;
Abh 532 (- paṇa); 1023 (do.); Sadd 258,6; Abh-
sūci derives it from √abbh, cf. Sadd II 618 (407,16),
or from √ambh, cf. Sadd II 625 (408,12); — most
frequenthj in the phrase
~aṁ karoti, to bet, to lay
a wager
(instr.): Vin III 138,18 ('karissati, na karissatī'
ti ~am akaṁsu; Sp: paṇītakaṁ akaṁsu, bhikkhūnaṁ
pana ~aṁ kātuṁ na vaṭṭati, quoting Mahāpaccarī);
IV 5,17 (seṭṭhinā saddhiṁ sahassena ~aṁ akāsi); II
130,36 ('bhikkhū, na bhikkhū' ti ~aṁ akamsu, 'they
made a bet whether they were monks or not'
); Pv-a 151,15
(te tena sahassena ~aṁ karomā ti ~aṁ akaṁsu);
Ja I 191,23-30 foll. (sahassena ~aṁ karohi); V 427,32'
(sahassena ~aṁ kara); ib. 428,2' (sahassena ~aṁ
akāsi); — as n. it occurs Ja VI 192,19* (hotu no ~aṁ
tattha ā sahassehi pañcahi; = yāva pañcahi sahas-
sehi paṇītako hotu, Ct.) = ib. 27* (= yāva pañcahi
no sahassehi ~aṁ hotu, Ct.); cf. păṭibhogo (guarantor),
ib.
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