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ābhā

, f. [ts.], splendour, shine, radiance, light,
lustre;
Abh 64 a; Kacc-v 641; Sadd 238,9 n.; 395,24*;
864,25; nom. sg. maṇiratanassa ~ samantā yojanaṁ
phuṭā ahosi, D II 175,13 = M III 174,23; telap-
padīpassa jhāyato acciṁ paṭicca ~ paññāyati, M I
295,33 ( = āloko, Ps II 350,5); ~ pi aniccā vipariṇāma-
dhammā, M III 273,17 foll.; n' atthi suriyasamā ~,
S I 6,18* (quoted Peṭ 54,11*, Nett 185,27* and Sadd
522,2); esā ~ anuttarā, S I 15,12* = 47,22* (Spk I
52,7), cf. Dhp 387; chindati ca raṁsī pabhaṅkarassa
sâdhikavīsati yojanāni ~, Vv 619 (Vv-a 236,12-16);
~ ulārā vipulā ajāyatha, Bv 18 ( = āloko, Bv-a 30,20);
yathā ādāso na siyā ~ na siyā, Mil 54,10; ~ paṭipāka-
tikā ahosi, Dhp-a IV 191,5; ~ tath' eva antaradhāyi,
ib. 191,6; koviḷārassa samantā paññāsayojanāni ~
phuṭā hoti, Sv 649,16; Tathāgatasāvakānaṁ ~ pa-
kativaṇṇa va, Spk I 213,6; obhāso āloko ~pabhā, Peṭ
122,24; acc. sg. ~aṁ paṭicca acci paññāyati, M I
295,34 (Ps II 350,6); siyā nu kho tesaṁ aggīnaṁ
nānādāruto abhinibbattānaṁ kiñci nānākaraṇaṁ . . .
~āya vā ~an ti (v. l. ābhā), M II 130,7 (scil. vadāmi;
but bhummatthe, Ps III 359,19); hañchema maṇino
~aṁ, Ja II 418,11*; antaradhāyamānaṁ ~aṁ disvā,
Dhp-a IV 191,7; instr, sg. candima-suriyā evaṁ ma-
hiddhikā evaṁ mahânubhāvā ~āya nânubhonti, D II
12,13 (Sv 433,23-26) = M III 120,11 (Ps IV 178,1-4);
M II 130,7 (see above); hāyati (vaḍḍhati) ~āya hāyati
(vaḍḍhati) ārohapariṇāhena, S II 206,14 foll. = A V
19,11 foll. = 123,16 foll.; yathā pi cando vimalo . . .
sabbe tāragaṇe loke ~āya atirocati, A III 34,20* = Ja V
63,5* = Ap 27,10; paññāsayojanāni ~āya phuṭaṁ hoti,
A IV 118,12 (Mp IV 58,16); te pi jotanti ~āya samantā
caturo disā, Ap 34,6 (Ap-a 267,9); samantā yojanasa-
taṁ ~āyâbhibhavissati, ib. 84,22 ; nom. pl. catasso imā
~ā: candâbhā suriyâbhā aggâbhā paññâbhā, A II 139,
15; candima-suriyānaṁ ... ~ā nânubhonti, S V 454,20
= A II 130,29 (pabhā nappahonti. . ., Mp III 127,3);
acc. pl. ... devā ye imesaṁ candima-suriyānaṁ ~ā
nânubhonti, Mil 35,12 (obhāsaṁ na vaḷañjanti, Ps
III 274,9) = 42,25; atibhonti na tass' ~ā '(so Ce 1930;
Se
abhibhonti; Ee atihonti hi tass' ~ā) candasūrā
satārakā (v. l. candasuriyatārakā), Ap 72,17 (Ap-a
569,5); instr, pl. hemâcalā va dissanti tass' ~āhi
tahiṁ tadā, Jina-c 204; — ifc. Tatpuruṣa v. aggâ°,
khajjotâ
° (Ap 468,11), ghana-kañcanâ° (Ap 13,22),
candâ° (A II 139,16; Ja I 474,8*; Dhp-a IV 191,3),
clttâ° (Pj II 42,9), jatâ° (Ap 318,14), nisākarâ°
(Samantak 437), paññâ° (A II 139,16), buddha°
(Ap 150,14; Spk I 52,8), mañjiṭṭhâ° (Samantak 665),
missâ° (Samantak 666), lohitâ° (Samantak 663),
vacanâ° (Ap 468,9), vaṇṇâ° (Sv 626,26), sarīrâ°
(Sv 626,28; Ud-a 329,2; 'Pj II 16,17; 41,31; 42,8;
140,26; 271,17), sugatâ° (Ap 547,10), suriyâ° (A II
139,16; Ja I 474,9*; Spk I 33,4), suvaṇṇâ° (Ap
150,14; Spk I 320,20; Pj II 606,18; Th-a I 155,31); —
ifc. Bahuvrīhi v. añjanapuñjâ°, Appamāṇâ°,
amitâ
°, aruṇâ°, indagopaka-vaṇṇâ° (Ja VI 279,
17*), Candâ° (Ap 189,24), jajjarabhājanâ° (Tel 9 c),
timbarūsaka-vaṇṇâ° (Ap 68,21; 318,23), padumut-
tarâ
° (Ja V 170,28*), Parittâ° (M I 289,18; III
102,26; 147,17; 148,25), Parisuddhâ° (M III 147,25),
rajatâ° (Mhv XI 11), lohavijjā-alaṁkārâ° (Ja VI
397,19'), vara-vaṇṇâ° (Ja VI 481,28*), Samkiliṭṭhâ°
(M III 147,22), sarojanâ° (Samantak 117), siṅgīnik-
kha-suvaṇṇâ
° (Ap 68,27), suramandirâ° (Jināl 68),
haliddâ° and halidyâ° (Abh 97; Sadd 307,13; cf. Ja
VI 279,15*), hāṭakavaṇṇâ° (Ja V 90,27*); — —
°-kara, m., the sun; Abh 63 c; cf. ābhaṁ-kara;
— — °-dhātu, f., element of radiance; S II 150,2
foll. (~ū ti ālokadhātu; ālokassa pi ālokakasiṇe pari-
kammaṁ katvā uppanna-jhānassa pī ti sahâram-
maṇassa jhānassa etaṁ nāmam, Spk II 134,29, Ee
ăbhā-); Vism 486,15 (Vism-mhṭ Se III 154,5); — —
°-nānatta, n., diversity in light; vaṇṇanānattam
paññāyati no ca ~am, M III 147,29 (Ps IV 201,28).