hanati

Hanati1 & hanti

  1. to strike, to thresh SN.iv.201; Ja.iv.102
  2. to kill DN.i.123; AN.iv.97 (asinā hanti attānaṃ); Snp.125; Dhp.405; maggaṃ˚; to slay travellers on the road Ja.i.274; Ja.iii.220
  3. to destroy to remove Snp.118; Dhp.72

Forms

pres 1st sg hanāmi Ja.ii.273; 2nd sg. hanāsi Ja.iii.199; Ja.v.460; 3rd sg. hanti Snp.118; AN.iv.97; Dhp-a.ii.73 (= vināseti) Dhp.72; hanāti Ja.v.461; hanati Ja.i.432; 1st pl. hanāma Ja.i.200; 3rd pl. hananti Snp.669.
imper hana Ja.iii.185 hanassu Ja.v.311; hanantu Ja.iv.42; Dhp.355; Ja.i.368
pot hane Snp.394, Snp.400; haneyya DN.i.123; Snp.705.
ppr a-hanaṃ not killing DN.i.116; hananto Ja.i.274.
fut hanissati Ja.iv.102; hañchati Ja.iv.102; hañchema Ja.ii.418.
aor hani Mhvs.25, Mhvs.64; 3rd pl. haniṃsu Snp.295; Ja.i.256;
ger hantvā Snp.121; Dhp.294 sq.; hanitvāna Ja.iii.185
pass haññati DN.ii.352; SN.iv.175; Snp.312; Ja.i.371; Ja.iv.102; Dhp-a.ii.28.
ppr haññamāna SN.iv.201
grd hantabba DN.ii.173.
aor pass. haññiṃsu DN.i.141
fut haññissati DN-a.i.134
caus hanāpeti to cause to slay, destroy Ja.i.262; DN-a.i.159; ghātāpeti Vin.i.277 ghāteti to cause to slay Dhp.405; Snp.629; a-ghātayaṃ not causing to kill SN.i.116;
pot ghātaye Snp.705; ghātayeyya Snp.394;
aor aghātayi Snp.308; ghātayi Snp.309
pass ghātīyati Mil.186. See also ghāteti. Cp. upahanati, vihanati; ˚gha, ghāta etc., paligha.

han or ghan to smite, Idg. *gṷhen, as in Av. jainti to kill; Gr. χείνω to strike, φόνος murder Lat. de-fendo “defend” & of-fendo; Ohg. gundea Ags. gūd “battle.” The Dhtp (363 & 429) gives “hiṃsā” as meaning of han

Hanati2

to empty the bowels Pv.iv.8#8 (= vaccaṃ osajjate Pv-a 268)
pp hanna. Cp. ūhanati2 & ohanati.

*han for had, probably from pp. hanna. The Dhtm (535) gives had in meaning of “uccāra ussagga”