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upa-nāyika

, mfn. [ = BHS]; the suggested deriva-
tion from
āyika: √i with a prefix upan or upa-n (see
Oldenberg,
KZ XXVII 1885 p. 280; Schmidt, ibid.,
p.
284; SBE XIII p. XXXVII) seems unnecessary;
introducing to, serving as introduction to, relating to,
referring to;
ifc. att'-ū°; vass'-ū° (Vin I 253,8;
Spk II 177,15).