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eṇ[ī/i]-jaṅgha

, mfn. [eṇi + jaṅghā; cf. BHS eṇījaṅgha;
for -[ī/i]- v. s. v. eṇi; cf. Amg. eṇī-kuruvinda-catta-
vaṭṭâṇupuvva-jaṅgha, Aup § 16 (veḍha), one of the vara-
purisa-lakkhanas], antelope-legged (enissa viya jaṅghā
assā ti ~o, Pay II 119), i. e. having perfectly shaped legs
(for descriptions in ct.s see c. belo w); a. ~ is the 8th in
the stock list of the 32
mahā-purisa-lakkhaṇas: ayaṁ hi
... kumāro (i. e. Vipassi) ~o, D II 17,25; (mahā-puriso)
~o hoti, III 143,21; (Tathāgato) imaṁ mahā-purisa-
lakkhaṇaṁ paṭilabhati, ~o hoti, 156,12; ~o (Be eṇi-; Ee
eṇī-) kho pana so bhavaṁ Gotamo, M II 136,14; — b. -
as a sign of perfect Buddhahood: ~aṁ k[ī/i]saṁ vīraṁ app'-
āhāraṁ alolupaṁ (i. e. Gotamaṁ), S I 16,7* = Sn 165 (Se
kisaṁ dhīraṁ; "Gotama with legs like an antelope, thin, a
hero, eating little food, not covetous", Norman,
Sn-
Trsl.); — c. definitions in the ct.s: ~an ti eṇimigassa viya
suvaṭṭitaṁ jaṅghaṁ, Spk I 53,21 (ad S I 16,7*); ~o ti eṇi-
miga-sadisa-jaṅgho maṁs'-ussadena paripuṇṇa-jaṅgho,
na ekato baddha-piṇḍika-maṁso, samantato samaṁ
ṭhitena maṁsena parikkhittāhi suvaṭṭitāhi sāli-gabbha-
yava-gabbha-sadisāhi jaṅghāhi samannāgato, Sv 447,4
(ad D II 17,25) ≠ Ps III 377,10 (ad M II 136,14); eṇi-
migassêva jaṅghā assā ti ~o, buddhānaṁ hi eṇimigassêva
anupubba-vaṭṭā jaṅghā honti na purato nimmaṁsā
pacchato suṁsumāra-kucchi viya uddhumātā, Pj II 207,15
(ad Sn 165); — °-lakkhaṇa, n., (Tathāgatassa) anu-
pubbaṁ uggata-vaṭṭitaṁ (BeSe anupubba-; CeEe
-vaḍḍhitaṁ) ~aṁ nibbattati, Sv 931,1 (Sv-pṭ III 144,23);
cf. eṇeyya-jaṅgha. eṇī-jaṅgha