Q. avattam

Alvappillai Veluppillai Velu at RELHIST.UU.SE
Fri Dec 19 10:30:59 UTC 1997

avattam in the sense you mean is found as avattankaL viLaiyum in Tivviya -
Tiruv y- 10, 3, 9.
It could be a derivative from Skt. a-baddha and in that case mean 1.
Nonsense, falsehood. 2. That which is useless, vain.

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