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ambho

, ind. [cf. hambho, see Sadd 894,31 note13;
sa. ham + bho (q. v.), cf. haṁho], a particle of excla-
mation
, (1) used to attract attention = ho\ look herel
I sayl with a foll. voc:
~ purisa! Vin III 73,12** (≠
ambhoetaṁ); do. within the clause, Mil 48,3; 316,18; SN IV
173,3-29 (Spk); ~ sārathi! Ja II 3,9; without foll. voc:
Dhp-a I 223,1; Pv-a 62,20; Ud-a 257,17; Spk I 54,25;
— (2) in sense of reproach, obfection, or warning:
~ na kira saddheyyaṁ, Ja III 62,18*; ~ purisa! DN
I 194,20; MN I 315,36 foll.; 1133,8; 257,2 = 259,9;
III 179,8 foll.; do. within the clause: MN II 178,19 =
AN III 384,12; MN III 258,6; Ud 68,6; It 114,8 foll.;
~ rukkha! Ja I 174,4; ~ duṭṭha-brāhmaṇa! Ja I
254,21; ~ kūṭajaṭila! Ja I 481,24 (Ct.); ~'samaṇa!
Ud-a 68,14; Tel 60; — (3) sometimes expressive of
appreciation or admiration:
kim ev' idaṁ harīyati
jaññajaññaṁviya, MN I 30,28 = 31,14; ambho ambho
[Fsb. suggests ambho aho [ - - ˇ - ], butsee ib. 213,20*]
nāmam imassā [scil. Ummadantiyā] . . . kataṁ su-
sādhu, Ja V 214,18*; -— cf. evaṁ bho, MN I 242,7;
III 48,2 (v.l. eh' ambho).