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alaṁ

(also [emphat.] halaṁ, see below and Sadd
889,4-9, n. 8; 904,13-16), ind. [sa. alam and aram, cf.
araṁ above], enough (in its different shades: no more,
no, halt, stop, done with, no use for
(instr.); — ftt,
(for; dat.-gen., inf.), adequate, able to, sufficient,
worth
); Abh 1147 (nisedhe na a no mâlaṁ na-hi);
1190 (bhūsaṇe [cf. alaṁ-karoti] vāraṇe câlaṁ vuc-
cate pariyattiyaṁ); Kacc-v 279 (p. 137,1: alam
iti arahati paṭikkhitte ca, see alam-attha); Rūp
(Ce) 88,23-24 ≠ Pay fol. glṛ 5 foll. (na no mā a
alaṁ halam ice ete paṭisedhe . . . alaṁ pariyatti-
bhūsanesu ca, cf. ib. fol. jhi v. 3); Sadd 434,23 (alaṁ-
saddo pariyatti-nivāraṇ'-attha-vācako dissati); Ja VI
15,23'('alan'tipaṭikkhepa-vacanaṁ)≠Sv(II) 563,29;
589,4; — used as a preverb to karoti (see alaṅkata,
etc.) & with bhavati (to be sufficient, a match for,
dat.
): SN V 146,24 (na my-āyaṁ sakuṇagghi alam
abhavissa (Ed. bhavissa) yad idaṁ yuddhāya) =
Ja II 59,14; Ja V 91,2* (alaṁ tvaṁ pātarāsāya . . .
bhavissasi; — pariyattā, Ct.); Ja V 319,6* (alaṁ
hessanti yācakā; = antā-pariyantā [read attā pa-
riyattā] bhavissanti, Ct.); — used absolute ('halt, stop'),
[emphasis marked by repetition or h-]: alam eva alam
eva, Th 43 (Th-a: turitavasena āmeṇḍita-vacanaṁ);
alam alan ti vācāya paṭikkhipāpesi, Ud-a 242,25 ( =
'sampavāresi'); halan ti vadāmi, MN I 245,16 ( =
alan ti vadāmi, alam iminā . . . ti evaṁ paṭisedhemï
ti attho, Ps) [= 1193,33 = 212,6]; — frequently
foll. by a voc.:
(and mā . . .) alaṁ Moggallāna, mā
te rucci paṭhaviṁ parivattetuṁ, Vin III 7,15; alaṁ
mahāsamaṇa, Vin I 30,14; alaṁ gahapati, Vin I
241,34; MN II 63,4; alaṁ Devadatta, mā te rucci
saṁghabhedo, Vin II 198,10; alaṁ (dāni) Ānanda,
mā Tathāgataṁ yāci, DN II 115,5 (Sv); alaṁ Anan-
da, mā soci, DN II 144,10; alaṁ āvuso Subhadda,
mā Tathāgataṁ viheṭhesi, DN II 150,8 ('alan'ti
paṭikkhepatthe nipāto, Sv); alaṁ samma Ghaṭīkāra,
MN II 46,11; alaṁ mahārāja, MN II 50,26; Mil
48,31 (do. + kiṁ tena pucchitena); 88,6; alaṁ
bhikkhave, mā bhaṇḍanaṁ . . ., MN III 153,9 foll.
(Ps), referred to Dhp-a I 55,12; alaṁ Puṇṇa, tiṭṭhat'
etaṁ, MN I 387,21; alaṁ gāmaṇi, tiṭṭhat' etaṁ,
SN IV 308,26; alaṁ Vakkali, kiṁ te .'.'. diṭthena,
SN III 120,27; alam ayyo, AN IV 188,1; alaṁ, mā
te rucci (so Bd), Ja V 286,22; alaṁ deva, Dhp-a II 2,12;
alam devate, mā cintayi, Dhp-a III 301,19; alaṁ
bho, kiṁ tumhākaṁ imassa sīsacchedanena, Mil
110,24; alaṁ Kosiya, mā evaṁ bhaṇi, Mil 126,7;
as predicate to a subject in nom. ('sufficient', with a
gen.-dat. personæ
): alam etaṁ sabbaṁ, Vin IV 82,19
(quoted Sadd 434,24, 890,6); yass' attā nâlam [metr.
na alaṁ] eko sabbakāmarasâharo, Ja III 169,16*
(Ct.); appâpikāmāna alaṁ, Ja III 450,8* (Ct.); —pat-
thôdano nâlam ayaṁ duvinnaṁ, (so pt) Ja V 387,15*
(≠Mvu II 49,18*); khādaniyamattaṁ alam etassa, Ja
VI 346,6; te pi nā (see Pv-a 33,16) honti me alaṁ,
Pv 28 (= alaṁ pariyattā na honti, Pv-a); alaṁ te
ettakaṁ jīvikāya, Dhp-a I 137,14; cf. the exx. quoted
in
Kacc-v 279 (Sadd 696,29 foll., cf. Pay fol. gaḥ v.i):
alaṁ me Buddho, alaṁ me rajjaṁ, alaṁ bhikkhu
pattassa, alaṁ mallo mallassa, alam te rūpaṁ ka-
raṇīyaṁ; —with gen. pers.: alaṁ me, Th 1066—67
(= yuttaṁ samatthaṁ vā, Th-a); alam mayhaṁ,
Thī 425 (I have no use for . . .); dvi-ttāva nâlam
ekassa (the double would not suffice for one person),
SN I 117,2* (Spk: dvikkhattum pi tāva-mahanto (scil..
suvaṇṇapabbato) ekassa nâlam, na pariyatto; quoted
Dhp-a IV 32,29*, Divy 224,17*) ≠ Ja IV 172,15*;
alam attano, alaṁ paresaṁ, AN IV 296,3 (= attano
ca paresañ ca hita-paṭipattiyaṁ samattho pariyatto
anucchaviko, Mp; t. e. useful); alaṁ me rañño va
hotu, MN II 54,15; — do. & instr, rei: alaṁ me
hirañña-suvaṇṇena, Kacc-v 279 (= Sadd 697,3);
alaṁ te idha-vāsena, Vin III 184,16** (quoted Sadd
697,2); ettakehi vo ratanehi alaṁ, Ja IV 143,1;
alaṁ me tena (m'etena) rajjena, Ja VI 15,21*;
alaṁ mayhaṁ mantena, Ja VI 178,21; alam pi
me nāgakaññāya hotu, Ja VI 312,2*; alaṁ me
Buddhena, Dhp-a II 34,9 = Ud-a 284,25; alaṁ dāni
mayhaṁ iminā ārāmena, Sp (II) 338,23; —with instr,
only:
alaṁ yūsa-piṇḍapātena, Vin I 280,12; alam
ettāvatā, katam ettāvatā, DN I 207,5 = MN I 271,26
≠ SN IV 290,9; alaṁ dān' ajja uyyānabhūmiyā, DN
II 23,12; MN II 65,20; alaṁ ñeva purāṇiyā (scil.
jiyāya), Ja II 115,3*; alam etehi ambelii, Ja III
133,26*; alam ettakena, Mil 18,16; alaṁ tehi ghaṭehi,
kiṁ t. gh., Mil 43,6; — with gen. pers. & dat. rei (enough,
able
): alaṁ bālassa mohāya, Th 771—73 (= samat-
thaṁ, Th-a) — MN II 64,30*—65,4*; alaṁ phāsuvi-
hārāya pahitattassa bhikkhuno, Th 983—84; alaṁ hi
te . . . kukkuccāya, Vin III 19,31 (Sp: samatthaṁ . . .
kukkuccaṁ uppādetuṁ); alañ ca pana te (scil. dham-
me) paṭisevato antarāyāya, Vin IV 135,25** (cf. MN I
72,6-7 — 130,12, quoted Ud-a 139,16); nâlaṁ aññam-
aññassa sukhāya, DN I 56,29; alaṁ hi te aññāṇāya,
alaṁ sammohāya, MN I 487,4; alañ ca pana vo . . .
appamādāya, SN V 350,24 (= tumhākaṁ appamā-
dam eva kātuṁ yuttaṁ, Spk); alaṁ te avippaṭisā-
rāya, AN III 197,1 foll; alaṁ vat' idaṁ kulaputtassa
padhānatthikassa padhānāya, Ud 34,17 (= pariyat-
taṁ, yuttan ti pi attho, Ud-a); me . . . alaṁ hitāya
e'eva sukhāya ca, Dhp-a II 41,24; — with dat. only:
na alaṁ samāya, Sn 896; nâlaṁ sallāpāya, DN III
38,12 (= na samattho allāpa-sallāpaṁ kātuṁ, Sv);
(sabbe dhammā) nâlaṁ abhinivesāya, MN I 251,22
(Ps); attagutto . . . kumāro, nâlaṁ pamādāya, AN
III 6,14; nâlaṁ pisācā yuddhāya, Ja III 147,4* (Ct.);
[nâlaṁ pabbajjāya, Ud-a 72,2 (better Ce alaṁ p°,
instr.)]; ayaṁ diṭṭhi alaṁ nāgattāya... alaṁ suddhiyā
. . ., Nidd I 104,16 (= nāga-rāja-bhāvāya pariyat-
taṁ, Nidd-a); — with dat. (= inf.): alaṁ vacanāya
("right to say so"), Vin I 173,10-12; DN II 64,17; 66,2;
SN II 18,10 foll. ( = evaṁ vattabbataṁ arahati, Spk);
IV 141,11 foll.; AN II 178,16; III 5,27; —frequently fol-
lowed by inf.:
(a) (neg.) halaṁ dāni pakāsituṁ, Vin I
5,8* (''why should I proclaim it now") = DN II 36,15*
(= ko attho desitena (scil. dhammena), Sv) = MN I
168,3* [= II 93,20]* = SN I 136,21* (Mvu III 314,11*);
— (b) (in the positive sense): alam eva puññāni kātuṁ,
Kacc-v 565; alam eva dānāni dătuṁ, ib. = Pay fol. jhi
v. 2;yāgum alam eva dātuṁ,Vin I 221,35*; pañcahiaṅ-
gehi samannāgato saddhivihāriko alaṁ paṇāmetuṁ
(deserves to be turned away), Vin I 54,38; alaṁ kātuṁ,
alaṁ saṁvidhātuṁ, Vin IV 211,14 ( = samatthā, Sp
(scil. Nandā)) ≠ DN III 267,22 (= samattho, Sv); alaṁ
samakkhātuṁ saddhammassa, DN III 123,15 ( = sad-
dhammaṁ sammā ācikkhituṁ samatthā, Sv); alam
eva saddhena kulaputtena dassanāya upasaṁkami-
tuṁ, DN I 117,19 (= yuttam eva, Sv (it is well worth))
— 133,29; alam eva saddhā-pabbajitena . . . viriyaṁ
ārabhituṁ, SN II 28,23 (= yuttam eva, Spk); alam
eva sabbasaṁkhāresu nibbindituṁ, SN II 178,24 ( =
do. Spk; quoted Nidd II 273,35) ≠ AN IV 100,8; tatra
. . . puthujjano nâlaṁ nibbindituṁ, SN II 94,14 =
96,5; alam eva appamādena sampādetuṁ, SN II 29,17;
alam eva paresaṁ dhammam desetuṁ, AN I 151,2;
alam eva kātuṁ kalyāṇaṁ, Pv 271 (Pv-a); alaṁ
puññāni kātave, Vv 486 (= yuttaṁ, Vv-a); alaṁ
mitte sukhāpetuṁ amittānaṁ dukhāya ca, Ja II
236,29* (Ct.) = V 113,14* (Ct.); — nâlan thutuṁ,
Sn 217 (= thometuṁ nârahati, Pj); yad aniccaṁ
taṁ nâlaṁ abhinandituṁ . . . abhivadituṁ . . . ajjho-
situṁ, MN II 263,7-8; nâlaṁ saṁghamhā vapakā-
situṁ, AN III 145,23 (= saṁghato nikkhamitvā
ekako va vasituṁ na yutto, Mp, scil. bhikkhu); nâ-
laṁ kabalaṁ padātave, Ja I 190,3* (Ct.); purisā te
. . . nâlaṁ dukkhā pamocetuṁ, Ja IV 227,10* (Ct.);
nâlaṁ upagantuṁ, upagantvā vā nâlaṁ upanisīdi-
tuṁ, Dhp-a I 342,2-3 (scil. kulaṁ); —accord, to Grr. also
with abs.:
alaṁ sotūna . . . sutvā . . . sutena, Mogg-v
V 62—63 (Pay; from Pāṇ III 4,18, cf. khalu); alaṁ
savanaṁ katvā, Pay fol. jhi v. 3; yojetvâlaṁ, Mhv
LXXVI 40 (= yojetu(ṁ) alaṁ, Trsl.; i. e. do not
employ
). alaṁ