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itth'indriya

, n., the faculty of femininity, the
female sex; one of the 22 governing faculties
(indriyas,
q. v.): Vism 491,7; Vibh 122,4; 124,34; 402,19; Pp 2,7;
Yam II 61,9; Abhidh-s 33,14; one of 15 indriyas: Dhā-
tuk 36,20; 39,11; of 14: Vibh 415,1; of 13: 415,11; of
10:
415,38; of 9: 14,25; 416,16; of 8: Dhs § 585, 586,
829 foll.; Vibh 416,24,34; of 7: Vibh 417,1; Dhātuk
34,21; of 5: 417,9; of 3 (~, puris'indriya, jivit'indriya):
S V 204,14; Dhs § 596, 653, 668 etc.; Vibh-a 127,2;
Dhātuk 42,4; 93,12; Vism 444,3; 451,1 (~âdi-ttaya);
492,23; Ps II 261,22; Mp V 92,15; Abhidh-av 64,14*;
76,8,28; Moh 58,13; — itthi ajjhattaṁ ~aṁ manasi-
karoti itthi-kuttaṁ itthiākappaṁ itthi-vidhaṁ itthi-
cchandaṁ itthi-ssaraṁ itthiālamkāram, A IV 57,4
(ajjhattaṁ ~an ti niyak'ajjhattam itthi-bhāvaṁ, Mp
IV 32,18); itthiyā itthi-liṅgaṁ itthi-nimittaṁ itthi-
kuttaṁ itth'akappo itthittaṁ itthi-bhāvo: idam vuc-
cati ~aṁ, Vibh 122,22 ≠ Dhs § 633 (As 321,3—322,
14) = 713 = 836; cf. As 379,16; Abhidh-av 68,9-15*;
itthi-bhāva-lakkhaṇaṁ ~aṁ, Vism 447,7 = Abhidh-
av 68,29; itthi-bhāve ind'aṭṭhaṁ kāretī ti ~aṁ, Spk
III 237,11 = Vibh-a 125,9; ~aṁ pan' itthittaṁ itthi-
bhāvo ti bhāsito, Nāmar-p 516; itthi-ubhato-vyañja-
nakassa ~aṁ, purisa-ubhato-vy° puris'indriyaṁ, As
322,31; — see further Dhs § 585, 586; 676 = Vibh 2,
16-18; Dhs § 677 ≠ Vibh 2,31 foll.; Vibh 72,32; 89,28;
Paṭis I 7,26; 137,30; Dhātuk 11,1 foll.;~âdi, Yam-a
104,29,33; in a long cpd., see Vism 493,26; As 128,6;
Abhidh-av 74,10; — °-niddesa, m., analytic explana-
tion of the faculty or potentiality of womanhood;
As 321,3
—322,14; — °-puris'indriya, do., female and male
faculty, femininity and masculinity;
Vism 493,13; 538,
36; As 127,27; Vibh-a 127,27; Tikap-a 50,7; Abhidh-
av 135,16; Moh 233,26; 329,23.