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upatthambha

, m. [sa. upastambha], 1. the
propping up, hence
a. support, prop (also fig.);
maintenance;
b. backing up, strengthening, help, assist-
ance; 2. stiffness
(erection of male member); Sadd
408,23; — l.a. ~ena upatthambhitam gehaṁ, Spk II
26,17 (paron.); so jiṇṇa-gehassa °-karo viya ("like one
who props up"
), Sadd 565; bhojanaṁ sabba-sattānaṁ
~o, Mil 417,17; manussā °-vasena bhojanaṁ upase-
vanti, 355,22; — Abhidh-av 70,1*; ārammaṇassa anā-
lambanato °-nirapekkhato, Ud-a 392,25; b. bhayam
me samma uppannaṁ . . . , ~o me hohi ("help me"),
Ja I 466,13; ye tesaṁ sandiṭṭha-sambhattā honti,
tesaṁ ~o hutvā ("supporting, siding with, them") . . .
gāhaṁ visajjetuṁ na denti, II 387,15; mā eva-
rūpassa rañño ~o hohi, V 103,9'; ~o laddho ("re-
ceived reinforcements"
), Dhp-a I 279,14; — 2. rāgena
vā aṅgajātassa ~e, thaddha-bhāve, sañjāte, Sp 523,
19; — ifc. (1.) añña-m-aññ'ū° (Ja I 329,10'),
thūn'ū° (As 120,28), puñña-phal'ū° (Ud-a 357,1),
magg'° (Mil 417,19), manasikār'° (415,25), mud-
dhan-
° (415,24), yānak'ū° (Pj I 44,9), [rath'ū°
Vv-a 275,24: read °ūpattha q. v.], viriy'u° (As 120,29),
sañjāt'ū° (Ja V 270,20'); (2.) uccāliṅga-pāṇaka-
daṭṭh'
° (Vin III 112,3 foll.), passāv'° (112,33), rāg°
(112,32; -[ū/u]- Sp 523,1 foll.), vacc'° (112,33), vāt'°
(112,34; Spk III 226,29).