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Re: [Pali] Re: Pali Day by Day 10/01/2004 [D065]

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  • nina van gorkom
    Dear Yong Peng, ... N: sa nga.nhitvaa, having supported him with the Dhamma. This is more free: The sage went to the king and explained Dhamma to him. This
    Message 1 of 1247 , Oct 4, 2004
      Dear Yong Peng,
      op 04-10-2004 14:55 schreef Ong Yong Peng op ypong001@...:

      > Exercise 8-A: Translate into English.
      >
      > 1. Muni narapati.m Dhammena sa'nga.nhitvaa agami.
      > sage / to king / with Dhamma / having treated / went
      > The sage went to the king, having treated with Dhamma.
      N: sa'nga.nhitvaa, having supported him with the Dhamma.

      This is more free: The sage went to the king and explained Dhamma to him.
      This word occurs often here. Help, serve, treat kindly.
    • Dhivan Thomas Jones
      Hello Jayarava and friends, In Norman s translation of the Dhammapada, in his note for v.259, he directs the reader s attention to verses 8, 128, 168, 172 and
      Message 1247 of 1247 , Jul 4, 2011
        Hello Jayarava and friends,

        In Norman's translation of the Dhammapada, in his note for v.259, he directs the reader's attention to verses 8, 128, 168, 172 and 177, where there is the same consonant doubling of p before na as in v.259 (pamajjati to nappamajjati) after what he calls the 'proclitic' use of na. So the formation seems to be a regular phonological feature in Pali.

        Dhivan

        www.dhivan.net



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