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ulu

and uḷu, mn. [sa. uḍu, fn.], star, constellation;
Abh 57 (a-pume tārakoḷu ca; Abh-sūci: ulayati gac-
chatī ti ulu, so yeva uḷu; ṭ: uddhaṁ lavati gacchatī
ti ulu. na kevalaṁ tārakā eva a-pume, atha kho uḷu
cā ti ca-sadd'-attho. Uḷu-sahacariyato pakkhe na-
puṁsake ca); Sadd 359,30; — yathā gaganaṁ ~ūhi
evaṁ so upasobhatha, Bv III 35 ( = nakkhattehi;
tārāgaṇehi gaganatalaṁ viya khīṇāsavehi vicittā
ayaṁ medinī sobhitthā ti attho, Bv-a 141,1-2) ≠
X 30 (= tārāhi, Bv-a 189,24); — °-ggaha-yuddha,
n., opposition between stars and planets [cf. sa. graha-
yuddha]; Mil 178,19 ("occultation of heavenly bodies",
I. B. Horner; see Mīl-trsl.
I p. 253 n. 3); — °-rāja,
m., the king of the stars, i. e. the moon; Abh 52 (uḷūnaṁ
tārakānaṁ rājā ~ā, Abh-sūci); Sadd 380,27*; sobhati
~ā va suriyo majjhantike yathā, Bv III 33; parini-
bbāyi sambuddho ~ā va aṭṭhami, V 31 (= candā
viya, Bv-a 160,6); sobhati sālarājā va ~ā va pūrito,
XV 22 (samadasamayaparipuṇṇavimalamaṇḍalo tāra-
karājā viyā ti attho, Bv-a 218,28-29) ≠ XIX 22;
migarājā v' asambhīto ~ā va sobhasi, Ap 26,32
(tārakarājā iva cando iva, Ap-a 233,27); obhāsentaṁ
disā sabbā ~am va pūritaṁ, Ap 140,20 = 146,3. ulu