Abhijjhalu, Abhijjhālu, Abhijjhālū: 2 definitions


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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

abhijjhālu : (adj.) covetous.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Abhijjhālū, (& °u) (adj.) (cp. jhāyin from jhāyati1; abhijjhālu with °ālu for °āgu which in its turn is for āyin. The B.Sk. form is abhidyālu, e. g. Divy 301, a curious reconstruction) covetous D.I, 139; III, 82; S.II, 168; III, 93; A.I, 298; II, 30, 59, 220 (an° + avyapannacitto sammādiṭṭhiko at conclusion of sīla); V, 92 sq., 163, 286 sq.; It.90, 91; Pug.39, 40. (Page 63)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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