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Concise Pali-English Dictionary by A.P. Buddhadatta Mahathera
laṅghi:[aor.of laṅghati] jumped over; hopped.
PTS Pali-English dictionary The Pali Text Society's Pali-English dictionary
Laṅghi,(Laṅghī) (f.) [fr.laṅgh] 1.a kind of deer (?) J.VI,537.-- 2.doubtful of meaning & origin in phrase laṅghī-pitāmahā at J.II,363=III,226:“whose grandfather was a deer,or a jumper” (?); used in disparagingly addressing a crane.The C.to J.II,363 expls rather strangely as follows:laṅghī vuccati ākāse laṅghanato megho “(a) jumping deer is called the cloud because of its jumping in the air,” balākā ca nāma megha-saddena gabbhaṁ gaṇhantī ti “the cranes conceive by the sound of the cloud,” meghasaddo balākānaṁ pitā megho pitāmaho ti “the sound of the cloud is the father of the cranes & the cloud the grandfather.“ (Page 579)
U Hau Sein’s Pāḷi-Myanmar Dictionary ပါဠိျမန္မာ အဘိဓာန္(ဦးဟုတ္စိန္)

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