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ambu

, n. [ts., cf. ambha(s)]; water (rain), sea;
Abh 661(=udakaṁ, etc); Sadd 408,16*; Pay fol. khe.
v. 3; ~un ti udakaṁ, Pj II 115,9; ~u vuccati uda-
kaṁ, Nidd I 202,28; instr. ~unā, Th 1089; navam-
bunā pāvusasitta-kānane, Th 1135 (= pāvusavasena
ambu~uni, Ja V 6,5* (Mogg-v II 80, Sadd 235 77. 2): ~umhi,
Pj II 547,11; pl. ~ūni, Ja VI 278,2*; — ifc V. su-
vyāpit'~
, mfn. (f. scil. mahānadī, Th 211; = suṭṭhu
vyāpita-jalā, susuddhambu (sic) ti pi pāṭho, suvi-
suddhajalā ti attho, Th-a); — °-kaṇā, f. [cf. sa. ambu-
kaṇa, mfn.], a water-spray; MTD; — °-kirāta, m. [ts.],
a crocodile; MTD; — °-kīsa, mfn. [ts.], a porpoise;
MTD; — °-cāmara, m. [ts.], water-weeds (i. e. the
aquatic plant Vallisneria
); MTD; — °-cāri(n), m(fn).
[ts.], 'moving in the water', i. e. a fish (etc); nom. ~ī,
Sn 62 (salile ~ī, Pj; perhaps salil'-ambu-cārī tautol,
cpd.
); ~ī vuccati maccho, Nidd II 95,14).