Vocabulary: PŒi - English

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A
Abhibhavati - (Abhi + bh) overcomes.
Abhibh - m. conqueror.
Abhidhamma - m. Higher Doctrine.
Abhigacchati - (abhi + gamu) goes near to.
AbhijŒnŒti - (abhi +
Œ) perceives.
Abhikkamati - (abhi + kamu) goes forward.
Abhimagala - n. great festival.
Abhimukha - facing towards.
Abhi
––Œ - f. higher knowledge.
cariya - m. teacher.
dara - m. affection, esteem, care.
dŒya - p.p. having taken.
Adhibhta - p.p. mastered.
Adhigacchati - (adhi + gamu) attains, acquires.
Adhipati - m. chief, master.
Adhisessati - (adhi + si) will lie upon.
Adhisla - a higher morality.
Adhista - adj. very cold.
Adhitihati - (adhi + hŒ) stands upon.
Adhivasati - (adhi + vasa) dwells in.
AgΠ- (gamu) went.
gacchati - (Π+ gamu) comes.
gatasamao - m. monastery.
Aggi - m. fire.
Aha - n. day.
Aha - pro. I.
hŒra - m. food.
harati - (Π+ hara) brings.
Aja - m. goat.
AjΠ- f. she-goat.
Ajja - ind. to-day.
kŒsa - m. sky.
AlikavŒd - m. liar.
ma - ind. yes.
Amacca - m. minister.
Amba - n. mango.
Ambara - n. garment.
AmhŒka - pro. our.
Amu - Pro. this, that, such.
Aguli - f. finger.
A
––a - adj. another
Annada - giver of food.
A
––atara - adj. certain.
AntevŒsiko - m. pupil.
Antima - adj. last.
Anu - pre. like, after, along, under.
Anugacchati - (anu + gamu) follows.
Anulomato - in accordance with.
AnunŒyaka - m. sub-chief.
Anupubba - in due course.
AnurŒja - m. successor.
Apa - pre. from, away from.
pabbata - n. as far as the rock.
Apagacchati - (apa + gamu) goes away.
pana - n. shop, market.
Apara - adj. other, western, subsequent.
Aparaha - m. afternoon.
ApasŒlŒya - from the hall.
ApavŒda - m. abuse, blame.
Api - ind. over, near to.
ApidhŒna - n. cover, lid.
Appa - adj. little, few.
AppamŒda - m. earnestness.
Arahanta - m. Arahat.
rŒma - m. temple, garden.
roceti - (Π+ ruca) informs, tells, announces.
rogya - n. health.
AsŒdhu - m. bad man.
sana - n. seat.
Asi - m. sword.
Asikaaho - m. swordfight.
Asti - eighty.
Assa - m. horse.
AssΠ- f. mare.
Aavi - f. forest.
Ativiya - adj. very.
Atigacchati - (ati + gamu) overcomes.
Atikkamati - (ati + kamu) transgresses.
Atisundara - very beautiful.
Atithi - m. guest.
Atta - m. soul, self.
Attha - m. matter, meaning, good.
Aha - eight.
AhŒdasa - eighteen.
Ahama - eighth.
Ahi - n. bone.
Avabhodha - m. understanding.
Avacarati - (ava + cara) traverses.
Avaharati - (ava + hara) takes away.
AvajŒnŒti - (ava +
Œ) despises.
Avakkamati - (ava + kamu) descends.
Avama
––ati - (ava + mana) looks down upon.
vuso - ind. friend, brother.
Aya - n. iron.
Ayomaya - made of iron.
yu - n. age.

B
BahudhΠ- in many ways.
BŒla - m. young.
BŒlatŒ - f. childhood.
BŒlatta - n. ignorance.
Balavantu - m. powerful.
Bandhumantu - m. he who has relations.
Bhagavantu - m. The Blessed One.
Bhagin - f. sister.
Bhajati - (bhaja) associates.
Bhaati - (bhaa) speaks, recites.
Bha
a - n. goods, article.
Bha
ŒgŒrika - m. treasurer
Bhante - ind. Lord, Reverend Sir.
BhariyΠ- f. wife.
BhŒsŒ - f. language.
BhŒsana. - n. speech.
Bhattu - m. husband.
BhŒtu - m. brother.
Bhava - n. existence.
Bhavati - (bh) becomes.
BhŒveti - (bh) cultivates, develops.
Bhaya - n. fear.
Bhikkhu - m. mendicant, monk.
Bhikkhun - f. nun.
Bhinna - p.p. broken.
Bh - to be.
Bhujaga - m. snake.
Bhu
jitukŒma - wishing to eat.
Bhmi - f. ground.
Bhu
jati - (bhuji) eats, partakes.
Bhta - n. being.
Bja - n. seed, germ.
BrahmacŒr - m. celibate.
Buddha - m. The Enlightened One.
Buddhadesita - preached by Buddha.
Bujjhati - (budha) understands.

C
Cakkhu - n. eye.
Canda - m. moon.
Carati - (cara) wanders.
Catuttha - fourth.
CattΫsati - forty.
Catu - four.
Catuddasa - fourteen.
Ceta - n. mind.
Cha - six.
Chatta - n. umbrella.
Chaha - sixth.
Cira - indec. for a long time.
Corabhaya - n. fear from thief.
Corayati - (cura) steals.
Coreti - (cura) steals.
Cuddasa - fourteen.

D
Dakkhia - south.
DŒna - n. alms, giving, gift.
Da
a - n. stick.
Da
- he who has a stick.
DŒraka - m. child.
DŒrikŒ - f. girl.
DŒru - n. wood, fire-wood.
DŒrumaya - wooden.
Dasa - ten.
DŒsa - m. servant.
DŒsi - f. servant-maid.
DŒtu - m. giver.
DŒyaka - m. supporter.
Deseti - (disa) preaches.
Deti - (dŒ) gives.
Deva - m. god.
Devi - f. goddess.
Deyya - that which should be given.
Dhamma - m. Law, Truth, Doctrine.
DhammacŒri - m. righteous one.
Dhammadhara - m. versed in the Dhamma.
DhammasŒlŒ - f. preaching hall.
DhammatΠ- f. nature.
DhammavŒd - m. speaker of the Truth.
Dhammika - righteous.
Dhana - n. wealth.
DhŒvati - (dhŒva) runs.
Dhenu - f. cow.
Dhtu - f. daughter.
Dhitimantu - m. courageous one.
Dhovati - (dhova) washes.
DhunŒti - (dhu) destroys.
Dibbati - (diva) enjoys.
Dgha - adj. long.
Dinakara - m. Sun.
Dpa - n. light, lamp.
DisΠ- f. quarter, direction.
Dihadhammo - m. Saint.
Divasa - m., n. day.
Dosa - m. hatred.
Du - pre. bad, difficult.
Duddama - difficult to tame.
Duggati - f. evil state.
Duhitu - f. daughter.
Duranubodha - difficult of comprehension.
Dutiya - second.
DvŒdasa - twelve.
Dvi - two.
Dvikkhattu - twice.

E
Eka - one, certain, some.
EkŒdasa - eleven.
Eaka - m. goat.
Eva - ind. just, quite, even, only.
Eva - ind. thus.

G
Gacchati - (gamu) goes.
Gahapati - m. householder.
GŒma - m. village.
GŒmato - gone to the village.
Gamaka - m. goer.
Gamana - n. going.
GŒmatŒ - f. collection of villages.
GagΠ- f. river.
GantukŒma - wishing to go.
GŒrayha - blamable.
Gati - f. state.
Ghara - n. home, house.
Ghaa - m. pot, jar.
Ghosana - noisy.
GilŒna - m. sick person.
Gti - f. song.
Go - m. bull.
Gotrabh - n. Sanctified one.
Guavantu - m. virtuous one.

H
Harati - (hara) carries.
Hattha - m. hand.
Hatthi - m. elephant.
Hatthin - f. she-elephant.
Have - ind. indeed, certainly.
Hi - indec. indeed.
Hyo - ind. yesterday.

I
Icchati - (isu) wishes, desires.
IdŒni - ind. now.
Idha - ind. here.
Ima - this.
Itara - adj. different, the remaining.
Ito - ind. hence. ago, from here.
Iva - ind. like.
Isi - m. sage.

J
Janaka - m. father.
Janan - f. mother.
JanatΠ- f. multitude.
Jaya - m. victory.
JŒyati - (jana) arises, is born.
Jeha - eldest.
Jetu - m. conqueror.
Jeyya - elder.
JinŒti - (ji) conquers.
Jvati - (jva) lives.

K
Ka - pro. who, which?
Kadariya - m. miser.
Kammaja - born of kamma.
Kampati - (kampa) shakes, wavers.
Kaha - black.
Kaniha - adj. youngest.
Kaniya - adj. younger.
Ka
––Œ - f. maiden, virgin.
Kapi - m. monkey.
KŒraka - m. doer.
Karaa - n. doing.
Karanya - that which should be done.
Kassaka - m. farmer.
Katama - pro. what, which?
Kata
–– - m. grateful person.
Katara - pro. what, which?
Kattu - m. doer.
KattukŒma - wishing to do.
Kavi - m. poet.
KŒyika - bodily.
KhŒdati - (khŒda) eats, chews.
KhaggavisŒakappa - m. like a rhinoceros.
Khajja - eatable.
Khaati - (khaa) digs.
Khanti - f. patience.
Khetta - n. field.
Khippa - ind. quickly.
Khra - n. milk.
Khuddaka - adj . small.
Ki - ind. why? what? pray.
Kati - plays.
Kodha - m. anger.
Kodhana - irritable.
Koi - f. hundred lakhs.
KuddŒla - m., n. spade.
Kujjhati - (kudha) gets angry.
KumbhakŒra - m. potter.
Ku
jara - m. elephant.
Kpa - m. well.

L
Labhati - (labha) receives.
Lakkha - lakh.
Lekhana - n. letter.
Likhati = (likha) writes.
Lobha - m. greed.
Loka - m. world.
Lokahita - beneficial to the world.
Lokika - worldly.
Loika - mixed with salt.

M
Maccha - m. fish.
Maccu - m. death.
Madhu - m. honey.
Magga - m. road.
Maggika - m. traveller.
Mahanta - adj. big.
Mahes - f. queen.
Majja - n. intoxicant.
Majjhima - adj . middle.
MŒlŒkŒra - m. garland-maker.
Mama - pro. my, mine.
Mana - mind.
MŒna - n. pride.
Ma
ca - m. bed.
Mai - m. jewel.
Manomaya - mental.
Manusatta - n. manhood.
Maraa - n. death.
MŒsa - m., n. month.
MŒtula - m. uncle.
MŒtulŒn - f. aunt.
Mayha - pro. my, mine.
Medha - adj. wise.
MedhŒv - m. wise man.
MedhŒvin - f. wise woman.
Mitta - m., n. friend.
Mukha - n. face, mouth.
Muni - m. sage.
Mutti - f. deliverance.

N
Nagara - m. city.
NŒgarika - urban.
NŒma - n. name, mind.
Namo - ind. honour.
Narapati - m. king.
NŒr - f. woman.
Nara - m. man.
NŒtha - m. lord, refuge.
„Œti - m. relative.
Nattu - m. nephew.
„Œtu - m. knower.
NŒvŒ - f. ship, boat.
NŒvika - m. navigator.
Nava - nine.
Navama - ninth.
Navuti - ninety.
Netu - m. leader.
NirŒhŒra - without food.
Nca - mean, low.
Nicaya - n. accumulation.
Nidahati - (ni + daha) lays aside.
NidhŒya - ind. p.p. having left aside.
Nigacchati - (ni + gamu) goes away.
Nigama - m. town, market
Nharati - (n + hara) takes away, removes.
Nikkhamati - (ni + kamu) departs.
Nikkhaati - (ni +khaa) buries.
Nla - adj. blue.
Nrasa - sapless, tasteless.
Nroga - healthy.
Nisdati - (ni + sada) sits.
Nittaho - arahant (Desireless One).
Nivattati - (ni + vatu) ceases.

O
Odana - m. rice, cooked rice.
OjΠ- f. essence.
Osadha - m. medicine.
OsadhasŒlŒ - f. dispensary.
OvŒda - m. advice.

P
Pabala - very strong.
Pabbata - m., n. rock.
Pacati - (paca) cooks.
PacchŒbhatta - after meal.
Pacchima - west.
PŒda - m,. n. foot
Paharati - (pa + hara) strikes.
Pakkamati - (pa + kamu) sets out, goes away.
Pakkhipati - (pa + khipa) throws in, puts in.
PŒibhŒsŒ - f. pŒi-language.
Pana - ind, but, however, further.
Pa
ca - five.
Pa
cadasa - fifteen.
Pa
cadhΠ- fivefold.
Pa
cama - fifth.
Pa
ita - m. wise man.
Pa
ha - m. question
Pata - noble.
Pa
cama - fifth.
Paarasa - fifteen.
Pa
––Œ - f. wisdom.
PaŒkŒra - m. present.
PaŒsa - fifty.
PŒpa - n. evil.
PŒpaka - adj . evil.
PŒpakŒr - m. evil-doer.
PŒpuŒti - (pa + apa) arrives.
Para - adj. other, different.
ParΠ- ind. away, aside, back, opposed to.
ParŒbhava - m. decline, ruin.
ParŒjaya - defeat.
Parakkamati - (para + kamu) strives.
Pari - pre. around, about, complete.
Pariccheda - m. limit, extent, chapter.
Paridahati - (pari + daha) puts on.
ParidhŒvati. - (pari + dhŒva) runs about.
Parikkhipati - (pari + khipa) throws around.
Parisuddha - complete purity.
Pasattha - good.
PŒtarŒsa - m. morning meal.
Patati - (pata) falls.
Pahama - first.
PŒhasŒlŒ - f. school.
Pati - m. husband, lord.
Pati - pre. again, against, back, towards.
Patideti - (pati + dŒ) gives in return.
Paikkamati - (pai + kamu) retreats.
Pailekhana - n. letter in reply.
Pailoma - backwards.
PaipadΠ- f. course, conduct, practice.
PatirŒja - hostile king.
Patirpa - counterfeit, suitable.
Paisota - against the stream.
Paivadati - (pai + vada) answers.
PŒto - ind. early in the morning.
Pavisati - (pa + visa) enters.
PŒya - n. water, milk.
PayŒti - (pa + yŒ) goes forward.
Payojana - n. use, need.
Pema - m. attachment, love.
Pta - adj. yellow.
Pha - n. chair, bench.
Pti - f. joy.
Pitu - m. father.
Potthaka - n. book.
Pubba - adj. first, foremost, eastern.
Pubbaha - m. forenoon.
Pucchati - asks.
Pjeti - offers.
Pu
––a - n. merit, good.
Pu
––akŒr - m. good-doer.
Puppha - n. flower.
Purato - ind. in the presence of.
Puratthima - east.
Putta - m. son.
Puttika - he who has sons.

R
RŒja - m. king.
Raja - n. dust.
Rajatamaya - made of silver.
RŒjin - f. queen.
Rakkhati - protects.
Ratha - m. cart, chariot.
RathakŒra - charioteer.
Rati - f. attachment.
Ratta - adj. red.
Raha - n. country, kingdom, realm.
Ratti - f. night.
Roga - m. disease.
Rukkha - m. tree.
Rundhati - (rudhi) obstructs.

S
SΠ- she.
Sabba - all.
SobbadΠ- ind. everyday.
Sabba
–– - m. All Knowing One.
Sabbaso - in every way.
SabbathΠ- in every way.
Sacca - a truth.
SadΠ- ind. always.
SaddhΠ- f. faith, devotion, confidence.
SŒdhu - m. good man.
SŒdhu - adj. good.
SŒdhuka - ind. well.
SahŒya - m. friend.
SŒlŒ - f. hall.
SamŒgacchati - (sa + Œ + gamu) assembles.
Samaa - m. holy man, ascetic.
Sambuddha - self-enlightened.
Sameti - meets together.
SŒm - m. husband, lord.
SammŒ-Sammbuddha - m. Fully Enlightened One.
Sammukha - face to face with.
Sa - pre. with, together, self.
Sagha - m. collection, The Order.
Saharati - (sa + hara) collects.
Sakhipati - (sa + khipa) condenses.
Sakilissati - (sa + kilisa) is defiled.
Sara - n. lake.
Saraa - n. refuge.
Satta - seven.
Sahassa - thousand.
Sata - hundred.
Sattadasa - seventeen.
Sattama - seventh.
Sahi - sixty.
Sattati - seventy.
Satthu - m. teacher.
SŒyamŒsa - m. evening meal, dinner.
SenΠ- f. army.
Seta - adj . white.
Seha - adj. excellent, chief.
Sla - n. morality, precept, virtue.
Sladhana - wealth of virtue.
Sira - n. head.
Sta - adj . cold, cool.
SiyΠ- would be.
So - pro. he.
Soka - m. grief.
Soasa - sixteen.
Sotu - m. hearer.
Sovaamaya - golden.
Su - pre. good, well, thoroughly, excess.
SubhŒvita - p.p. thoroughly practised.
Sda - m. cook.
Sudubbala - very weak.
Sudesita - well preached.
Sugati - f. good or happy state.
Sujana - m. good man.
Sukara - easy to do.
Sukhita - adj. happy, healthy.
Sunakha - m. dog.
SuŒti - (su) hears.
Suve - ind. tomorrow.

T
TadΠ- ind. then.
TaŒka - n. pond pool.
Tama - n. darkness.
TahΠ- f. craving.
Tapa - n. asceticism, control.
Tarati - (tara) crosses.
Tarua - adj . young.
TŒsa - f. their.
Tassa - m., n., pro. his.
TassΠ- f. pro. her.
Tatiya - third.
Tava - m., f., n., pro. your.
Teja - n. majesty.
Terasa - thirteen.
Tesa - m., n., pro. their.
Ti - three.
Tia - n. grass.
Tisati - thirty.
TumhŒka - m., f., n., pro. Plu. your.
Tuyha - m., f., n. pro. Sing. your.

U
Ucca - adj . high.
Ucchindati - (u + chidi) cuts off.
Udaka - n. water.
Udaya - m. rise, beginning.
Uggacchati - (u + gamu) rises.
Ukkhipati - (u + khipa) throws upwards.
Uha - adj. hot.
Upa - pre. near, towards, next.
UpŒdŒna - attachment, clinging.
UpadhŒvati - (upa + dhŒva) runs up to.
Upagacchati - (upa + gamu) goes near.
Upagaga - near a river.
Upaka
hati - (upa + kaha) drags down.
Upakaa - into the ear.
Upanagara - near a city, suburb.
UparŒja - m. viceroy.
UpŒsaka - m. devotee (male).
UpasŒkhŒ - minor branch.
Upasakamati - (upa + sa + kamu) approaches.
UpŒsikŒ - f. devotee. (female).
Ura - n. shoulder.
Uttara - adj. higher, superior, northern.
Uttarati - (u + tara) ascends.

V
VΠ- ind. either, or.
VŒcŒ - f. word.
VŒceti - (vaca) reads, recites.
Vadati - (vada) speaks.
Vadh - f. young wife.
VanavŒsa - residence in the forest.
Vandati - (vanda) salutes.
Vaa - m. appearance, colour, praise.
Vapati - sows.
Vassa - m., n. year, rain.
Vattha - n. cloth, raiment.
Vattu - m. talker.
Vaya - n. age.
VŒyamati - strives, tries.
Vejja - m. doctor, physician.
Vibhava - m. power, free from existence.
Vicarati - (vi + cara) wanders about.
Vicchindati - (vi + chidi) cuts off.
Vigata - separated.
Viha
––ati - perishes.
Vhi - m. paddy.
Vikkhipati - scatters.
Viloma - reverse.
Vimala - stainless.
Vimukha - averted.
Vimutti - f. perfect release.
Vipassati - (vi + passa) sees clearly.
Vsa - twenty.
Visama - uneven.
Vsati - twenty.
VisikhΠ- f. street.
Visoka - sorrowless.
Visujjhati - (vi + sudha) is purified.
Viya - ind. like.
Vuddha - adj . old.
VyŒkaroti - (vi + Œ + kara) expounds.

Y
YΠ- pro. who, which, that.
YŒcaka - m. beggar.
YadΠ- ind. when.
YŒgu - m. rice-gruel.
Yasa - n. glory.
YathŒbala - according to strength.
YathŒkamma - to order.
YathŒsatti - according to one's ability.
YathŒvuddha - according to seniority.
YŒva - ind. till, so long.
YŒvadattha - as one wishes.
YŒvajva - till life lasts.
Yogga - suitable.