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āvudha

, n. [sa. āyudha; Geiger § 46; occasional
āyudha (q. v.) of edd. and Mss. probably sanskritism;
Sadd 623,8 ~aṁ āyudhaṁ vā; 395,20; 484,6f.] a wea-
pon; arms,
1. general, unspecified (sing, also used
collectively
), Th-a I 101,23 pasannacitto ~aṁ nikkhi-
pitvā; Dīp 2,24 pamuñcitvāna ~aṁ; 12,52 ~aṁ nik-
khipitvāna; Mhv VII,36 (v.l.) ~aṁ......tesaṁ kāye
patissati (Mhv-ṭ 260,18 ~aṁ pātetvā te ghātaya;
260,21 for ~-mathana read with v. l. ~-patana); Ja IV
12,16' ~aṁ sarīre ṭhapetvā "idaṁ nāma me dehī" ti
sahasākārā; Ps III 336,16 ~aṁ parivattetuṁ nâsak-
khi; Th 614 sīlaṁ ~am uttamaṁ; S V 6,13 avyāpādo
avihiṁsā viveko yassa ~aṁ; Spk I 69,12, 14 ~āni
chaḍdetvā Bhagavantaṁ vanditvā; Ja II 110,6 ~āni
gahetvā; Ps II 83,34 ~esu vā khīṇesu.....nivat-
titvā.......~āni pi gaṇhāti.....puna saṅgāmaṁ
pavisati; 2. arms blazing up as an omen: Ja V 127,14
tasmiṁ khaṇe (birth of prince) Bārāṇasi-nagare
sabbâ~āni pajjaliṁsu, Th-a III 54,33 ≠ Ps III 328,9
tassa (Aṅgulimālassa) jāta-divase sakala-nagare ~āni
pajjaliṁsu (see also under āvudhabhaṇḍa); 3. "five
weapons"
(see pañcâvudha, sannaddha-pañcâvudha),
Ps III 334,1 ~an ti pañcâvudham; Spk III 122,12 ff.
pañcavidhaṁ ~aṁ, pañcehi ~ehi (five spiritual
weapons:
mettā, karuṇā, kāya-, citta- and upadhi-
viveka); Th-a III 58,31 pañcavidhaṁ ~aṁ; 4. arms
as opposed to armour or shield,
Ap 148,17 sabbe devā
......nikkhitta-kavacâ~ā; Dhp-a II 2,15 phalakañ
ca ~añ ca; Spk I 141,24 ~-phalakaṁ; Ja III 237,20
phalakâ~āni gāhāpetvā; Spk I 68,14,18 hatthino ca
assā ca phalakâ~āni ca (cf. Spk III 103,26 pañcâ~-san-
naddhā phalaka-hatthā); 5. āvudha with varying
(and contradictory!) specifications and distinctions,
Vin IV 201,8 ~aṁ nāma capo kodaṇḍo; Ja VI 105,12'
nirayapālā jalitāni asi-satti-tomara-bhindivāla-mug-
garâdīni ~āni gahetvā . . . .; A IV 107,6 = 110,4
rañño paccantime nagare bahum ~aṁ sannicitaṁ
hoti salākañ ca jevanīyañ ca; Sp 446,9*, 12* (= Pj
I 29,28*), 447,11-13 ~ as general designation of in-
strument of murder,
446,17: ~an ti asi vā usu vā satti
vā ti evam ādi; M II 100,5* = Th 869* asim ~añ ca,
Th-a III 58,27 asin ti khaggaṁ, ~an ti sesâ~aṁ, but
Ja I 150,10 asi-satti-dhanu-ādīni ~āni; Th 724 corā
......nikkhippa satthāni ca ~āni ca, Th-a III 18,3
asi-ādi-satthāni ceva dhanu-kalāpâdi-~āni ca. —
°-jāta, kind of, certain, weapon, M I 281,29 maṭajaṁ
nāma ~aṁ ubhato-dhāraṁ pīta-nisitaṁ; °-jīvika,
Pj II 466,16 (ad Sn 617 issatthaṁ upajīvati) issatthan
ti ~aṁ, usuñ ca satthañ cā ti vuttaṁ hoti; °-pāṇi
with arms in hand, Vin IV 201,6 na ~issa agilānassa
dhammaṁ desessāmi; °-bala, 1. whose strength con-
sists in arms,
A IV 223,18 roṇṇa-balā .... dārakā,
kodha-balā mātugāmā, ~ā corā ....; 2. Ja VI
449,27' āvudhabalavantānan ti ~ena yuttānaṁ.
°-balavanta heavily armed, Ja VI 449,1* ~ānaṁ
guṇi-kāyūra-dhāriṇaṁ.....yodhānaṁ; °-bhaṇḍa
store of arms, (all) arms, Mp III 303,16 (ad A III
208,14) sattha-vaṇijjā ti ~aṁ kāretvā tassa
vikkayo; Vjb (Be 1960) 357,14 sace ~aṁ hoti,
tassa dhārā na kāretabbā; Mil 8,22 ~āni pajjaliṁsu
(as miracle at conception, ~āni equivalent of sab-
bâvudhāni Ja V 127,18); °-bheda (kind of w.), savva-
~esu Sp 447,17; °-lakkhaṇa "weapon-lore", i.e.
(knowledge of) the signs (of good and bad qualities and
of marks denoting health and luck of the owners
) of
weapons,
D I 9,17 = Nidd I 381,27 ≠ Ja I 374,13'
asi-lakkhaṇaṁ usu-l.-dhanu-l. ~aṁ (Sv 94,12
tattha āvudhan ti ṭhapetvā asi-ādīni avasesaṁ)
(D Ee āyudha°); °-vassa J V 135,14 nāna-ppakāraṁ
~aṁ vassi; °-vijjā Ps IV 69,12 (ad M III 1,15)
issatthe ti ~āya; °-hattha Ja V 373,27' rakkhaṇ'-
atthāya parivāretvā ṭhitaṁ ~aṁ parisan te na
passāmi; I 100,1 dhanu-kalāpa-phalakâ ~ehi......
amanussehi parivuto. — ifc. see indâ°, uyyatâ°,
uyyutâ°, gadâ°, citra-daṇḍa-yutâ°, ñāṇâ°, dāṭhâ°,
dussâ°, devaṭṭhānâ°, naṅgulâ°, nacca-gīta-bha-
ṇita-mihitâ
°, naddha-pañcâ°, nayanâ°, pañcâ°,
Pañcâ°, paññâ°, pavivekâ°, Bhadrâ°, maṅgalâ°,
vajirâ°, Vajirâ°, vatthâ°, vipassanâ°, vācâ°,
sajjâ°, sannaddha-pañcâ°, sahâ°, sutâ°.