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itthi-ratana

, n., 1. the "woman-jewel", the fifth
of the seven treasures
(ratana, q. v.) of a cakkavattin
(cf. D II 172,6—177,14; Pj I 172,1—173,25); 2. (meta-
phorically, post-canonical
) "a jewel of a woman", an
excellent, ideal woman;
— 1. list of 7 ratanas including
~ : D I 89,3; II 16,17; M II 134,22; S V 99,5; A IV
89,16; Sn p. 106,14; Kv 158,18; 286,6; Mil 327,14; Ja
II 393,26; IV 232,14; futt description of ~ : D II 175,21
— 176,5 ≠ M II 174,31 — 175,13 ≠ Pj I 173,9-14
(quoted Upāsakāl 319,15-20); chabbidha-dosa-vivajji-
taṁ manāpa-cāriṁ ~aṁ, Sv 444,21 ≠ Spk III 154,10;
cakkavattino ~aṁ kāya-citta-darathaṁ paṭippasam-
bheti, pariḷāham vūpasameti, Spk III 154,35; itthi-
maṇi-ratanehi tividha-satti-yoga-phalaṁ. so itthi-
maṇi-ratanehi bhoga-sukhaṁ anubhavati, Sv 250,15;
the 7 ratanas miraculously "manifest" or "appear"
(pātubhavanti, uppajjanti), but the ~ may also be the
"natural"
(pakati-) chief consort: cakkavattino visaya-
sukha-visesassa visesa-kāraṇaṁ ~aṁ pātubhavati,
Maddarāja-kulato vā hi 'ssa agga-mahesiṁ ānenti
Uttarakuruto vā puññânubhāvena sayaṁ āgacchati,
Sv 626,10 (quoted Mhbv 77,4) ad D II 175,21 rañño
Mahāsudassanassa ~aṁ pātur ahosi; ~aṁ uppajjati
pakati-agga-mahesī vā hoti, Uttarakuruto vā āgacchati
Maddarājakulato vā, Pj I 173,7; satta-ratanassa mahisī
~aṁ ahaṁ āsiṁ, Thī2 520 ≠ Ap 512,11; rañño cak-
kavattissa ~aṁ pātubhavati, M III 174,31; ~assa
pātubhāvo dullabho lokasmiṁ, A III 167,28; —2. Ja
VI 349,9; 426,23; 456,14; Dhp-a I 327,1; Pj II 544,28;
acchariyaṁ ~aṁ disvā, Mp I 348,4 = Thī-a 184,34;
manussa-ratanaṁ duvidhaṁ: ~aṁ purisa-ratanañ ca;
tattha p.-ratanaṁ aggam akkhāyati, kasmā ? yasmā
~aṁ p.-ratanassa paricārikattaṁ āpajjati, Pj I 178,1;
mama gehe ~aṁ uppannaṁ (alluding to the "appear-
ing"
of 1.), Ja V 211,4; in a long cpd. Mil 192,8; —
ifc. dibb'-° (Pj II 544,30), pātubhūta-° (bhvr., Sv 627,
25; Mhbv 77,28); — — °-bhāva, m. abstr., Thī-a 33,1;
Cp-a 87,8; — °âbhāva, m., Nett-a Ce 133,27.