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WP: Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha: The Root of All Things, Bhikkhu Nanamoli and Bhikkhu Bodhi, trans., pp 83
Examining the Mulapariyaya - Analysis
The Root Sequence, Bhikkhu Thanissaro, translation of the Mulapariyaya
|Pali||MO||Hare||Horner||Punnaji||Bodhi||Nanamoli||Rhys Davids||(Mrs)Rhys Davids||Thanissaro||Walshe||Woodward|
|Sabban||The All||Universality||all||The All|
Pali Text Society
Pali English Dictionary
Edited by T. W. Rhys Davids and William Stede
Sabba: [Vedic sarva=Av. haurva (complete); Gr. o(/los ("holo-caust") whole; Lat. solidus and soldus "solid," perhaps also Lat. salvus safe] whole, entire; all, every D I.4; S IV.15; Vin I.5;...- nt. sabbam the (whole) world of sense-experience S IV.15, cp. M I.3....In compn with superlative expressions sabba- has the meaning of "(best) of all," quite, very, nothing but, all round; entirely...- In connection with numerals sabba- has the distributive sense of "of each," i. e. so and so many things of each kind...- Cases adverbially: instr. sabbena sabbam altogether all, i. e. with everything...D II.57;...- abl. sabbato "all round," in every respect...and sabbaso altogether, throughout D I.34;...