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abbha

, m. (f. & n.), [sa. abhra, m. (or n.)],
1. firmament, sky; n., Abh 45 (+ gagana); Sadd
442,11* (ākāso+); acc. ~aṁ rajo a[c]chādesi, Ja VI
581,21*; — 2. a cloud (thunder-cloud); m. f. or n.,
abbhaJa IV 494,2* (abbh' uṭṭhito; = valāhaka-saṁkhāto
~o uṭṭhito nibbatto, Ct.), quoted Ps II 310,11*, Th-a
ad Th 451 & Sadd 407,18; pl. ~ā subahalā honti,
Mil 274,8; — (b) f. ~ā mahikā dhūmo rajo, Dhs 617
(= valāhako, As 317,32); ~ā mahikā dhūmo rajo (for
dhūma-rajo see below) Rāhu, Sv I 141,6 (see Vin II
295,24 below; quoted Sadd 407,19) = Ps II 250,28 (Ee
abbhaṁ) cf. ~a-mahikâdi-upakkilesa°, Ud-a 354,5;
413,12; Vv-a 134,24 (so Ce; Ee abbhā-m°); — (c) 77.
~aṁ candima-suriyānaṁ upakkileso, Vin II 295,23 (+
mahikā . . . dhūmarajo . . . Rāhu) = AN II 53,5;
~aṁ suriyassa rogo, Mil 273,21 (+ mahikā . . .
megho ... Rāhu); SN III 256,22 (also title of the
sutta ib.; = abbha-maṇḍapo (q. v.), Spk); Ja VI
231,35* (sateratā ~am iva Candakaṁ pāvisī Rujā);
abl. ~ā, MN II 104,22* (lokaṁ pabhāseti ~ā mutto
va candimā; Ps: abbha-mahiyā-dhūmaraja-Rāhū ti
imehi pana upakkilesehi mutto candimā, so CkCe) =
Th 871; 872; 873 = Dhp 382; Dhp 172-3; Th 548
quoted Paṭis I 172,6* (Ct. ib. 172,8-14), and Ps III
137,3*; pl. ~āni, Th 598 (yathā ~āni verambo vāto
nudati pāvuse); Sadd 407,20 ('abbhāni candamaṇḍa-
laṁ chādenti', untracedquotation). Cf. abbhâdi-° below;
— ifc. v.
ati-° (Spk II 351,18).