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eka-ratana

, n. [sa. aratni, ratni], a single cubit
(measuring 9 inches); for ratana, v. Vibh-a 343,29; Gei-
ger, Culture of Ceylon in Mediaeval Times
§ 73; Fleet,
JRAS
1912, p. 463; — °-âyāma, mfn., one cubit in
length;
~ā vidatthivitthārā aṭṭhaṅgul'-ubbedhā suvaṇṇ'-
iṭṭhakā, Sv 423,23; — °-ppamāṇa, mfn., having the size
of a single cubit;
sīmantarikā . . . pacchima-koṭiyā ~ā
vattati, Sp 1042,10 (ek'-aṅgula-mattaṁ, Vjb Be 1960
454,6).