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apadāna

, n. [sa. avadāna (Speījer in Av-ç
p.I-IV; Hôb. s. v. ahadana); from apa + √dā3: ava-
khaṇḍane, cf. Sadd 398,4; Abh 943 (khaṇḍane ~aṁ
ca itivutte ca kammani); Sp ad Vin I 321,38 (~aṁ
vuccati paricchedo); [1. cutting off, break, {inter-
apadānamowing, reaping, harvesting
> (b) harvest-work, mowed
field
5 > (c) exploit, result, work, (esp. meritorious
act
); Ct.s explain by lakkhaṇa, from AN I 102,18,
etc.: bālassa bālalakkhaṇāni bālâpadānāni bālani-
mittāni; Mp-ṭ ad Mp II 169,5: apadīyanti dosā etena,
rakkhīyanti lūyanti chijjanti vā ti apadānaṁ, sattā-
naṁ sammā micchā vā pavatta-ppayogo; tena so-
bhatī ti apadāna-sobhanī; pt ad Sv (III) 828,19:
te (scil. Sugatā) apadāyanti sodhenti satta-santānaṁ
etehī ti Sugatâpadānāni: tisso sikkhā ...);> (d) a
tale or report of such acts;
— [1. saha ~ena, without
interruption, in the analysis of
sapadānaṁ (q. v.),
Vism 60,20 (Ee sāpadānaṁ!) cf. sa-Dhātup 26,39];
— [Ud-a 216,14 w. r. ~ena for a-ppadānena]; — 2. (a)
DN III 88,17 (nâpadānaṁ paññāyati; = alāyitaṁ
hutvā anūnam eva paññāyati, Sv) ≠ 91,25; 90,14
(~aṁ paññāyittha; = chinnaṭṭhānam ūnam eva
hutvā paññāyi); (b) Th 47 (tuyhi ~e viharaṁ viha-
rāmi anāsavo; Th-a: tuyhaṁ tava apadāne ovāde
gatamagge paṭipatticariyāya viharaṁ . . .); DN III
24,20 (Sugatâpadānesu jīvamāno, gleaning where the
Buddha has mowed;
= SMakkhaṇesu, °tassa sāsana-
sambhūtāsu tīsu sikkhāsu, Sv); — (c) AN I 102,3 (~e
sobhati paññā, so Ee; C-mss and Mp: apadāna-sobhanī
paññā, see apadāna-sobhana below); AN V 337,21
(kacci . . . saddhā agārasmā anagāriyaṁ pabbajito
sandissati saddhâpadānesu; — saddhānaṁ puggalā-
naṁ ~esu lakkhaṇesu, cf. Ja VI 292,22'(apākaṭa-guṇo
avidita-kammâpadāno)); MN I 96,6 (~e na sampāyati,
"fails to explain his proceedings" (Trsl.); — attano
cariyāya, Ps); — (d) Ap 241,21-23; 301,24; Sv (II)
480,8-10 (~vasena, see next). — Ifc. v. an-°, kammâ°,
caritâ
°, Therâ°, Therī-°, Buddha°, Paccekabud-
dhâ
°, paṇditâ°, bālâ°, Mahâ° (-suttanta), saddhâ°,
Sugatâ
°; cf. pariyāpadāna.