Ettha, aka: Eṭṭha; 2 Definition(s)


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ettha : (adv.) here.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Eṭṭha, (pp. of ā + iṣ) see pariy°; do. °eṭṭhi. (Page 160)

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Ettha, (adv.) (= Sk. atra, cp. etta) here, in this place; also temporal “now”, & modal “in this case, in this matter” D.II, 12; S.V, 375; Dh.174; Sn.61, 171, 424, 441, 502, 1037, & freq. passim. (Page 161)

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