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The Pali is transliterated as Velthuis (aaiiuu.m'n~n.t.d.n.l). Alternatives:
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Pride - Gone Mental


Pali MO Hare Horner Punnaji Bodhi Nanamoli Rhys Davids (Mrs)Rhys Davids Thanissaro Walshe Woodward
maana pride, gone mental self esteem (positive or negative) conceit conceit conceit conceit conceit conceit


Pali Text Society
Pali English Dictionary
Edited by T. W. Rhys Davids and William Stede


Maana: Maana [late VedicandEpic Sk. maana, fr. man, orig. meaning perhaps "high opinions" (i. e. No. 2); hence "pride" (No. 1). Def. of root see partly under maaneti, partly under minaati] 1. pride, conceit, arrogance. Maana is one of the Sa~n~nojanas. It is one of the principal obstacles to Arahantship -- D III.234; S I.4. --asmi- pride of self, as real egoism D III.273. -- 2. honour, respect J V.331 (+puujaa). Usually in cpd. bahumaana great respect.
-¢timaana pride and conceit, very great (self-) pride. or all kinds of conceit D III.86. -¢nusaya the predisposition or bad tendency of pride M I.486; D III.254, 282. -¢bhisamaya full grasp (i. e. understanding) of pride (with sammaa-) M I.122; S IV.205 sq., 399. -jaatika proud by nature J I.88. -thaddha stubborn in pride, stiff-necked J I.88, 224. -da inspiring respect Mhvs 33, 82. -mada (-matta) (drunk with) the intoxicating draught of pride J II.259; PvA 86. -sa'nyojana the fetter of pride or arrogance D III.254. -satta cleaving to conceit. -salla the sting or dart of pride.

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