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a-mata

, n. [sa. a-mṛta, n.], l.celestialfood,nectar,
Abh 25 (pīyūsam ~aṁ sudhā, from Am-kll,); 975
(apavagge salile sudhāyam ~aṁ); 1052 (= 'sudhā');
~aṁ satarasaṁ, Th 91 (cf. abhi-mata above); ~aṁ da-
deyya (sabbajanassa), Mil 167,4(5); agado ~aṁ, evam
eva kho . . . nibbānaṁ ~aṁ, Mil 319,9; (opp. visaṁ);
~am ādāya abhisiñci mahīruhaṁ, Ja III 495,2].* ( =
Gaṅgodakaṁ gahetvā, Ct.); ~aṁ visam āsajja, Mil
223,1; ~aṁ, Saddh 209; ~aṁ (madhuraṁ), Saddh 530;
instr. ~ena, SN III 2,10 (Bhagavatā dhammiyā ka-
thāya ~ena abhisitto); ~enêva abhisitta-hadayo, Pj II
176,3; siñcanto vâmatena maṁ, Ap 501,6 (see abhi-
siñcati and abhisitta); — 2. meton. for salvation, a
synonym of
nibbāna; Abh 7 (asaṁkhataṁ sivam
~aṁ), cf. Ám-k I 5,6; nom. ~aṁ adhigataṁ, Vin I
9,15-30; adhigatam idaṁ bahūhi ~aṁ, Thī 513;
~aṁ ~an ti ... vuccati (scil. rāgavinayo, etc),
SN V 8,15; do. (khemaṁ+), AN IV.455,9; title of
a
sutta, SN V 184,6; ~aṁ kho Bhagavatā akkhā-
taṁ, Mil 335,28 foll; Ps III 218,23 (nibbānass' eva
nāmaṁ); acc. ~aṁ adhigato, Vin I 41,3; yo pa-
ṭhamaṁ ~aṁ adhigacchati, so ārocetu, Vin I 39,32;
~aṁ vigayha, Sn 228 = Khp VI 7 (= nibbānaṁ . . .
vigāhitvā, Pj); ~aṁ taṁ vijānataṁ, Dhp 374 (=
amata-mahānibbānaṁ, Dhp-a); ~am adhigacchiṁ,
Thī 221; ~aṁ abhikaṁkhantaṁ, Th 330; ~aṁ muni
jigiṁsāno, DN II 267,6* (= nibbānaṁ, Sv, cf. Th
1110); ~aṁ (paribhuñjanti), AN I 45,26 foll. (quoted
Kv 157,30 and Mil 336,5); amata-ddaso ~aṁ sacchi-
katvā iriyati, AN III 450,24 foll.; ~añ ca vo . . . de-
sissāmi °-gāmiñ ca maggaṁ, SN IV 370,23 (title of
the
sutta ib.); khippaṁ phasseti ~aṁ, Mil 338,8*;
aṭṭhārasa brahmakoṭiyo ~aṁ pāyento dhammacak-
kaṁ pavattetvā, Dhp-a I 87,5; dhammo ca suto
~añ ca pītaṁ, Mp I 239,16; gen. satthā no ~assa
kovido, Th 21; maggaṁ ~assa pattiyā (scil. bhāveti),
SN V 402,9* = Th 35 ≠ 69 ≠ 1103 ≠ 1115 (cf. Vism
2a-mataSN IV 94,32 = AN V 226,26 foll. = 256,31 foll. =
As 5,14 = Nidd I 178,10 (Nidd-a); ~assa dvāraṁ
(apâpura), Vin I 5,3].*, etc, see apâpurati above Se
amata-dvāra below (= nibbāna, Ctt.); loc. ~e akkhāte,
Th 1243 = SN I 193,18*; ~amhi vijjamāne, Thī
503—4; — 3. water; Sadd 408,18* (pānīyaṁ udakaṁ
+ ; cf. Ja III 496,18'); Abh 975 (cf. Am-k I 10,3); —
ifc. v. dhammâ° (Mil 22,3; 167,10; 346,31*); sad-
dhamma
° (Saddh 6), savaṇâ° (Bv-a intr. v. 5).