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o-rohana

and o-rohaṇa, n. and mfn. [vb. nouns
and adj.s from
orohati, q. v.], 1. (n.) descent,
descending;
2. (mfn.) descending (into; with acc.; only
recorded in this meaning in cpd., q. v. infra
); 3. (place of)
landing;
— 1. yāv' assa ~an tāva tumhehi adhivāsetuṁ
vaṭṭatī ti, Ja II 89,5; ārohaṇe mahānidhi, atho ~e nidhi,
caturo ca mahāsālā samantā yojane nidhi, VI 38,1*; — 3.
patiṭṭhāpesum aṭṭhannaṁ Jambukolamhi paṭṭane
mahābodhiṭṭhitaṭṭhāne nāvāy' ~e tadā, Mhv XIX 60
(nāvāya ~e, Mhv-ṭ 407,20); — ifc. adho°( Ps II 228,23
[mfn.; Ee prints as two words]);udak° (Th-a II 146,6;
Ud-a 76,22 [ — âdi, mfn.]; D I 167,12 = S I 182,30 ≠ M I
78,19 = M I 308,14 = A II 206,36 ≠ Pp 55,35 [ ~- ânuyoga,
m., practising (ritual) submersion in water]; Gaṅgâ°;
dev° (Spk I 120,3; III 161,6 [in long cpd.]; 224,23; Mhv
XXX 82 [ ~- pāṭihīra, n., the miracle of the descent of the
gods
]); — °'-aṭṭha, m., the purpose of descending (at;
with loc.
); api ca okāse ~am pi iminā dibbacakkhulābhinā
bhavitabbaṁ, Paṭis-a 350,21; — °-kaṇḍa, m., a
descending arrow;
kiṁ mahārāja etaṁ ambapiṇḍaṁ
uddhaṁ ārohanakaṇḍena pātemi udāhu adho ~enā ti, Ja II
89,1; — °-kāla, m., the time of descending; āropentī ti
ayadaḍḍhehi pothentā āropenti. tesaṁ ārohanakāle te
kaṇṭakā adhomukhā honti, ~e uddhamukhā, Ps IV 237,4
(ad M III 185,17); — °-tittha, n., a fording place leading
down
(to the sea; with acc.); mahāsamuddaṁ ~āni viya
aññāni pi... bahūni nibbānârohana-kammatthānāni santi,
Spk III 269,6 = Sp 402,10 (ad Vin III" 69,25); —
°-divasa, m., the day of descending; bhante Satthu ~aṁ
saññātuṁ vaṭṭatī ti, na hi mayaṁ Satthāraṁ adisvā
gamissāmā ti, Dhp-a III 224,3; — °-nīharaṇa-suddhi-ādi,
mfn., descending, removing, and purity, etc.; o iti ~isu
dissati. orohaṇe: pāsādā orohati, Pay Ce 197'4 84,18 (in
the definition of the meaning of the
upasagga o [< ava]). o-rohana