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aṅga

, n. [ts.], pl. ~āni & (acc.) ~e, 1. a limb
of the body,
Abh 278; Ja II 150,4*; Cf. compounds below.
— 2. (a) integrant part or (b) subordinate division of
a whole; a sort, kind
(cf. ekaṅga, theyyaṅga; Ct.s
= koṭṭhāsa): (a) rañño ~aṁ, AN I 244,10 foll., 284,13
(cf. rājaṅga, Vin I 219,5); ~aṁ etaṁ manussānaṁ
bhātā, Ja III 50,3* (quoted VI 297,22'); ajjhattikaṁ
~aṁ, AN I 16,23; It 9,13; SN V 101,16 (opp. bāhiraṁ
~aṁ, ib. 102,2); (b)esp. ~aṁ nava-vidham, in the ortho-
dox division of
Buddhavacana (sutta, geyya, etc.; AN II
7,2, etc.), Gv 57,9 = navaṅgam Satthusāsanam, Dīp IV
15; Sp I 28,4-29,3 (Sp-ṭ); Sv I 23,30 (nṭ); As 18,16
(aṅgato nav' aṅgāni = according to the literary species,
opp.
piṭakato, nikāyato). — 3. link, joint; factor, cause
(nidāna = hetu), Abh 955 (avayava-hetusu); = ni-
dāna (cf. paṭicca-samuppãda°), Vism 529,21; dvādas'
aṅgāni (avijjā, etc.), Abhidh-s 36.17 m. pl. caturo ~e,
Cp II 2,3; 10,2 (ɔ: uposathaṅgāni); ete ~e, ib* III
6,19; n.pl. pañca~āni pāṇâtipātassa, Pj I 31,5; instr,
sg.
iminā p'aṅgena, DN I 113,22 (= iminā pi kā-
ranena, Sv); ten' aṅgena, on that account, in this
respect,
DN III 123,6; MN I 492,2; AN III 391,19;
V 10,5; hence frequently — 4. attribute, quality, char-
acteristic sign, criterion
(cf. dhamma); mostly with
numbers, instr, pl.
~ehi (samannāgata, etc.), Sn2 p.
78,8 (catūhi ~ samannāgatā, scil. vācā; = kāraṇehi
âvayavehi vā, Pj; cf. AN III 243,27); thus also: tīhi
~, AN I 115,15 (pāpaṇiko); 1.53,23 (mahācoro); 244,9
(rañño assājānīyo); III 282,20 foll, (do.); 1284,12
(yodhājīvo); 286,1 (mitto); — [cattāri ~āni, AN II
79,1, read aggāni]; cattāri sotāpannassa ~āni, DN III
227,6; catūhi ~ AN II 1.13,21 (rañño assājānīyo);
250,1 (do.); 116,24 (rañño nāgo); 170,26 (yodhājīvo);
— pañca ~āni pahīnāni, SN I 99,26 = AN I 162,8;
pañcahi ~ SN I 99,30 =. AN I 162,8 (samannāgato);
DN I 120,10 (brāhmaṇaṁ paññãpenti); AN III 128,12
(mahācoro); 147,25 (rājā cakkavattī); 20,27 (sammā-
diṭṭhi); 243,27 (vācā subhāsitā); — chahi ~ AN III
282,20 foll, (rañño assājānīyo); — sattahi ~, AN IV
10,1 (kulaṁ); 31,12 (mitto); — aṭṭhahi ~, AN IV
188,15 (rañño assājānīyo, cf. aṭṭhaṅga-samannāgata);
339,12 (mahācoro); — dasah' ~, Khp IV (Pj I 88,7;
arahā); SN III 83,26* (sampannā mahānāgā); —
ekādasahi ~, AN V 347,15; 359,1 (gopālako; cf. MN
I 220,6); — 5. characteristic signs on the limbs of the
body
(= omens to augur from), DN I 9,3 = 67,14 (Sv).
Cf. aṅgi(n), aṅgika (~ya).
Ifc. (a)ṅga, see: akaṇika°, aṅga-m-°, aṭṭha°,
an-°, anindita°, anujja° (f. ~ī), apaṇṇaka°, abbho-
kāsika
°, asambhinnà°, ãraññaka° (~ika°),
uttama°, uposatha°, eka°, ekāsanika°, ekeka°,
oḷārika°, kaṭṭha°, kat'-°, kāya°, kārāpaka°, kūṭa°,
khalupacchābhattika°, catur-°, chaḷ-°, jhāna°,
ti-v-°, turiy-°, tecīvarika°, tad-°, theyya°, dasa°,
du-v-°, dhuta°, nava°, nesajjika°, paṁsukūlika°,
pace'-°, pañca°, paṭicca-samuppāda°, patta°,
patta-piṇdika°, [pārisuddhi-]padhāniy-°, pa-
yoga
°, pāṇy-°, piṇdapātika°, puṇdarīkattaca°,
pubba°, bojjh'-°, bhava°, magga°, yañña°, yathā-
santhatika
°, yoga°, rajja°, ratha°, rahassa°, rāja°,
rukkhamūlika°, vakka°, vara°, vāca°, yipassana°,
vissaṭṭh'-°, vīra°, veda°, sakaṇika°, satta°,
sadisa°, santa°, sabba°, samaṇa°, sambojjh'-°,
sāmañña°, sîsa°, sena°, sotāpatti-y-°, sosānika°,
haricandanalitta°. Cf. also pāmaṅga.