- in compn. with dhamma as dhammānudhamma to be judged as a redupl. cpd after the manner of compounds mentioned under anu iv. meaning “the Law in all its parts, the dhamma and what belongs to it, the Law in its fullness”. For instances see dhamma C. iv. Freq. in phrase dh˚-ânudh˚ -paṭipanna “one who masters the completeness of the Dh.”, e.g. SN.ii.18; SN.iii.163; Iti.81; Pts.ii.189.
- conformity or accordance with the Law, lawfulness, relation, essence, consistency truth; in phrase dhammassa (c˚) anudhammaṃ vyākaroti to explain the truth of the Dh. Vin.i.234; DN.i.161; MN.i.368, MN.i.482; SN.ii.33; SN.iii.6; SN.iv.51; SN.v.7. See further MN.iii.30; Snp.963 (cp. Mnd.481 for exegesis) Also in cpd. -cārin living according to the Dhamma living in truth SN.ii.81, SN.ii.108; AN.ii.8; Dhp.20 (cp. Dhp-a.i.158); Vv.31#7; Snp.69 (see Cnd.51).
anu + dhamma