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alaṁ-karoti

, pr. 3 sg. [sa. alam + √kṛ], (a) to
adorn;
(b) to dress oneself, put on (acc. or instr.); (c) to
content oneself with
(neg. abs.); — part. med. ~ kuru-
māna, mfn.; lokaṁ (v. l. ālokaṁ) ~o aṭṭhāsi, Mp III
369,2 (a; ad AN III 345,10); acc. ~am,' Ps IV 215,4
(ākāsaṁ (a)); ib. 218,16 (anto-pāsādaṁ; a); pl. ~ā,
Sv (II) 518,2 (b) = Mp ad AN IV 16,15; imp. 2 sg.
~kara, Vin III 16,27 (tena alaṁkārena; a) = 18,20;
~karohi, Ja I 60,5 (dibba-alaṁkārehi; a); V 250,6
(Cks ~kara); VI 12,15; 2 pl. ~karotha, MN II 63,14
(b); aor. 3 sg. ~kari, Ja VI 12,17; fut. 3 pl. med. ~ka-
rissare, Anāg 112(5); —abs. ~karitvā, Ja I 57,31 (sab-
bâlaṁkāraṁ, paron., b); ib. 58,33 (sabbâlaṁkārena;
a); Ps II 290,30 (b); Ja III 189,6 (dibbagandhapup-
phehi; a); VI 368,6 (sabbâlaṁkārehi, a); Pv-a 74,29
(do.); ~ maṁ dassan[ā/a]ya āgacchantu, Ja VI 407,17 (6);
Pj I 121,10 (brahmâbharaṇena, b); 123,1 (alaṁkārena
attānaṁ); attānaṁ ~, Ps II 195,4; Dhp-a I 3,13 (vanas-
patiṁ); 410,11 (alaṁkaraṇakaṁ, a); pānīyaṁ pāye-
tvā~, Dhp-a III 76,1 (a); Ud-a 282,23 (hatthiṁ); 410,2
(-pupphadāmâdīhi); — neg. abs. an-alaṁkaritvā, al-
ways
= "thinking something insufficient, not being con-
tent with"
(acc): Sn 59 (~ anapekkhamāno, scil. khhi-
ḍaṁ, etc.; Pj; Nidd-a); esp. said of Buddha: so kho
ahaṁ (the Bodhisatta) . . . taṁ dhammaṁ ~, MN I
165.13 (Ps, however, punappunaṁ alaṁ alaṁ karitvā,
and pt: anu anu alaṁ karitvā) = 166,33, etc.; Ja I
67,1; Dhp-a I 85,25 (gp: no kisivak koṭa, 'apariyattaṁ
karitvā' yi sēyi); cf. an-alaṁkaraṇa above;pp.
~kata (q. v.); do. neg. v. an-alaṁkata (2); — also
spelt
alaṁkita, see below;caus, alaṁ-kārāpeti, inf.-
cpd.
~petu-kāma, mfn., Ja I 59,34 (attānaṁ), abs.
~petvā, Ja I 52,13 (maggaṁ).