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ādika

, mfn. [ādi + ka], first, initial; n. acc. sg.
phalaṁ pāpuṇi ~aṁ, Mhv XII 21 (Mhv-ṭ 315,6); f.
nom. pl. ~ā gāthāyo, Vism-mhṭ Se I 355,3; — instr.
sg. ādikena (adv.), in the beginning, at once; M I
395,4 (Ct. paṭhamapayogena, Ps III 110,13; cf.
sīghaṁ sīghaṁ, A III 6,5), ib. 479,35 (Ct. paṭhamam
eva maṇḍūkassa uppatitvā gamanaṁ viya, Ps III
193,2), II 213,4; nāvā ~en' eva opilavati, S II 224,27
(Ct. ādānena gahaṇena, with one grasp, Spk II 204,13;
cf. Geiger, trsl. II 288, note 1); Ja VI 567,14' ad
567,6* (ādiyena, q. v.). — — The word ādika is
generally used as
°ādi, in the sense of "etc."; e.g.
upasaggo pâdike (a preposition as pa etc.), Abh 1033;
jātarūpa . . . masāragallâdikaṁ, Pj I 169,29; gamana-
pacanâdikaṁ kiriyaṁ, Sadd 691,8; Gotamī-ādikā tayo
bhikkhuniyo, Ap 539,14; Uppalavaṇṇātheri-ādikā ma-
hāsāvikā, Ps II 196,31; ti evam ādikaṁ mettaṁ kāya-
kammam eva, ib. 395,11; ti ādikā gāthāyo, Vism (I)
207,20; ti ādikaṁ niruttilakkhaṇaṁ gahetvā, ib.
210,24 (Vism-mhṭ Se I 366,18). — Other cpds.: nom.
sg. avijjâdiko, Ud-a 37,34; gen. sg. avattukāmassa ta-
thâdikassa, Vin-vn 310; gen. pl. bījarukkhâdikānaṁ
va, Abhidh-av 1248 c; loc.pl. pubbe dukkhâdikesu
ca, Ap (II) 614,14.