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ū

, m. (the letter) ū, the 6th sound of speech in the
enumeration of the alphabet
(Kacc-v 2, Rūp 2, Sadd
604,19, Mogg-v I 1), the long vowel corresp. to short u,
both called u-vaṇṇa, "an u-sound" (Kacc 58, Kacc-v
407, Sadd 606,28; cf. Rūp 5,7-8); vid-ante ū, Kacc 618 =
Sadd 859,6 (lokavidū); ī-kārantā ca ūd-antā rasattaṁ
yanti sāsane, Sadd 87,4*; — designated ū-kāra, q. v.; —
for grammatical elements ū(-) see Sadd p. 1094; ū-pac-
caya, m., the suffix ū, 633,29.