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isi-pabbajjā

, f. [sa. ṛṣi + pravrajyā], "the going
forth of
isis" (cf. isi), entering on the life of a non-
Buddhist ascetic, as opp. to a
bhikkhu's pabbajjā (for
which the usual formula is
pabbajati anagāriyam);
(post-canonical; very rarely in latest canonical texts);
isi-nāmakā . . . ~aṁ pabbajitā ājīvikā nigaṇṭhā jaṭilā
tāpasā, Nidd II 108,12; generally paron, with abs.:
~aṁ pabbajitvā, Ja I 298,18 (tatth'eva araññe vasis-
sāmi); III 388,29 (uñchācariyāya vana-mūlaphalehi
yāpento); cf. V 152,10; 1431,22 (pañcâbhiññā aṭṭha
samāpattiyo nibbattesi); 1303,30 (kasiṇa-parikam-
maṁ katvā abhiññā ca samāpattiyo ca uppādetvā
jhānasukhena vītināmento Himavanta-padese vāsaṁ
kappesi); V 193,9; Mp I 121,10; 149,6 (mokkha-
dhamma-gavesanaṁ kātuṁ vaṭṭati); 200,5; 305,12
(jhāna-lābhī hutvā pabbata-pāde vasati); Dhp-a I
105,16; 83,14 (Himavante vasanto); IV 55,11; Pv-a
162,15; Th-a I 20,14; 181,29, etc.; Cp-a 185,19; Thūp
12,9; 15,11; Sās 35,30; Jinak 4,10;15; 14,7, etc.; Ras
Ee Geiger 31,26; — sometimes other forms of the verb:
~aṁ pabbaji, Mp I 149,15; 200,8; Dhp-a I 105,16;
Th-a III 91,7; ~aṁ pabbajiṁsu, Jinak 72,19; ~aṁ
pabbajito, Mp I 133,9; 31; — loc. ~āya, rare: sāsane
~āya vā pabbajitvā, having gone forth either in the
Doctrine or in the going forth of
isis, Vism 123,17
(cf. tāpasa-pabbajāya ca pabbajitvā, Sadd 442,6);
cf. ājīvika-pabbajjā, tāpasa-pabbajjā, samaṇaka-
pabbajjā.