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Jarā Aging and Death old age and dying aging and death Old Age and Death


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

Jarā: old age, etc. ...decay, decrepitude, old age Vin I.10, 34; A I.51, 138 (as Death's messenger); V.144 ...Sn 311 (cp. D III.75); J I.59;...Defined as "yā tesaṅ sattānaṃ tamhi tamhi sattanikāye jarā jīraṇatā khaṇḍiccaṃ pāliccaṃ valittacatā āyuno saṅhāni indriyānaṃ paripāko" D II.305=M I.49= S II.2... Frequently combd with maraṇa (maccu, etc.) "decay and death"...: -maraṇa, D II.31 sq.; M I.49; Sn 575;... ajarāmara not subject to decay and death...



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