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upa-ni-ssaya

, m. [cf. BHS upaniśraya 'de-
pendence, reliance'
], 1. basis, support; sufficing or nec-
essary condition, qualification for spiritual attainments,
esp. for arhatship; 2. as term in Abhidhamma: 'strong-
dependence'
(U Nārada), 'decisive support' (Ñm), 9th
of the 24 causal
(conditional) relations, see °-paccaya;
3. vicinity (?); — 1. ārammaṇaṁ: ālambanaṁ nis-
sayaṁ ~aṁ, Nidd II 104,27; yo koci ~o, yo koci
paccayo, sabbo so pada-ṭṭhānaṁ, Nett 29,28; yo
koci ~o, sabbo so parikkhāro, 80,32; (guṇa-ttikaṁ)
tevijjatâdīnaṁ ~o, Vism 6,10; — brāhmaṇassa ara-
hattassa ~aṁ disvā, Spk I 238,15 = Dhp-a IV 140,3;
assa . . . padīpo viya arahattassa ~o jalati, Ps V 91,5;
~ena etarahi nisinnâsane yeva arahattaṁ pattā,
Dhp-a II 33,2; satthā . . . imassa kulaputtassa ~aṁ
addasa, Ja VI 70,11; passati bhagavā: imassa idāni
~o n' atthi, Ps II 293,26; — III 322,22; — magga-
phalassa (-phalānaṁ) ~o, Sv 699,2; Ps II 24,1 =
104,12 = 306,16 = III 10,23; paṭhama-maggassa
~aṁ addasa, Spk I 302,27; sotâpatti-phalassa ~aṁ
disvā, Ja I 372,15; sotâpatti-maggassa ~aṁ chin-
ditvā, 508,15 = II 12,13 = III 92,23; kammaṁ . . .
ehi-bhikkhu-bhāvassa ca °-bhūtaṁ, Ps III 406,7; —
°-bhūtā dasa pāramiyo, Ja I 78,22; — Dhp-a I 114,5;
— Pv-a 38,9; Mhv V 194; Saddh 320; — 2. defy.
yathā pana bhuso āyāso upâyāso, evaṁ bhuso nis-
sayo upa-nissayo; balava-kāraṇass' etaṁ adhivaca-
naṁ, Tikap-a 15,17 = Vism 536,3; bhusatthe upā-
dānaṁ upâyāso ~o, Sadd 884,7; — ~e tīṇi (gaṇanā-
mūlakā), Tikap 84,10; ~o pana tividho hoti: āram-
man'ū~o anantar'ū~o pakat'ū~o ceti, Abhidh-s 38,7
(≠ 'Tikap-a 15,20 = Vism 536,6); — Tikap-a 62,11;
Spk II 71,31; (of 5 nīvaraṇāni) byāpādo ārammaṇena
ca ~ena ca, sesā sahajātena ca ~ena ca (kathitā),
III 141,1; (avijjā) pubbaṅgamā ti sahajāta-vasena ca
°-vasena ca, 116,8; — 3. Girikaṇḍa-vihārassa ~e
Vattakāla-gāme, Vism 143,29 (= samīpe, tassa vā
vihārassa nissaya-bhūte, gocar'-atthanubhute, mhṭ;
Ñm: 'near'; Pe Maung Tin: 'the support') = As 116,
li; — ifc. an-°; an-agār'-ū°; an-antar(a)°; an-
āgāmi-phar-ū
°; antadvay'-ū°; arahatt'-ū°; āra-
mmaṇ'-ū
°; udaka-°; pakat'-ū° (Dukap 13,23;
Tikap-a 15,20; Vism 537,5; Abhidh-s 38,8); pañca-
dhamm'-ū
° (Ps II 89,24); puññ'-ū° (Ud-a 357,18);
pubb'-ū° (Spk I 105,23); magga-phal'-ū° (Ud-a
281,11); mokkh'-ū° (Saddh 265); vāt'-° (As 315,6);
sappuris'-° (Pet 129,15; Nett 29,17; 50,24: As 75,14);
sampanna-° (Mhv V 172; Mp III 381,22).