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indanīla-maṇi

, m., sapphire, a sapphire (see inda-
nīla); ~i viya, Sv 625,24 (in description of the assa-
ratana) = Ps IV 226,6; ~ayo, Ap-a 568,28; ~inā kato
thūpo, Mhv-ṭ 98,9; vilocanânanda-kar'-~īhi, Jina-c
199 (so read prob, for Ee indanīlamayehi); — °-tala,
n., floor consisting of sapphire, sapphire(-coloured) sur-
face;
cakkavatti-parisā nāma vijjādhara-parisā viya
ākāse gacchamānā ~e vippakiṇṇa-ratana-sadisā hoti,
Ps IV 220,10 = Mhbv 71,5; thero . . . aranattarṇ pa-
tvā katāham abhiruyha nisīdi ~e rājahaṁso viya,
Ras Ce ll (1901)57,26 = JPTS 1884 p. 53,34; —
°-ppabhā, f., sapphire radiance, brilliant blue; so
hatthi(-nāga)-rājā rājahaṁso viya ~-jālaṁ (or -jāla-)
nīla-gagana-talaṁ abhilaṅghati, Sv 625,8 ≠ Ps IV
225,17 ≠ Mbhv 75,25; —°-bhūmi, f. (ground, floor);
~iyaṁ patitthito, Thūp 80,17 (the artificial bodhi-tree,
cf. Mhv XXX 63); — °-maya, mfn.; Ps III 446,19
(sīsaṁ assa kāḷavaṇṇaṁ ~aṁ viya); IV 215,12 (nābhi
of the cakka-ratana); Ja I 80,24 (the four bowls offered
to the
Buddha) ≠ Bv-a 290,31; Ja II 112,2 (masts);
VI 270,22' = 'silāmaya' 269,19* (artificial date-palm);
Bv-a 82,28, Thūp 20,33 (cetiyas made by Sakka on
Sineru); Thūp 81,4 (the dark part of the eyes of a Bud-
dha image); — °-vaṇṇa, mfn., sapphire-coloured;
kāḷo pi samāno ~o, Ps V 3,7 ad M III 188,1 (as some-
thing one finds delight in
); ~aṁ selamayaṁ pattaṁ
hattha-dvaya-majjhaṁ āgacchati, Pj II 139,11 ≠ Spk
I 247,3 (the Buddha's bowl, cf. Vin I 4,18, Ja I 80,24);
— °-saṅkāsa, mfn., sapphire-like, sapphirine; ~e
ākāse, Thūp 4,19; — °-sadisa, mfn., id.; Bv-a 87,16
(should prob, describe ākāsa like prec, cf. also Ja I
12,26 maṇivaṇṇa-gaganatale, but Ee has with Ce ~aṁ
ākāse).