colouring, dye DN.i.110 (suddhaṃ vatthaṃ… sammadeva rajanaṃ paṭigaṇheyya); Vin.i.50 = Vin.i.53 Vin.ii.227; Vin.i.286 (6 dyes allowed to the bhikkhus: mūla˚, khandha˚, taca˚, patta˚, puppha˚, phala˚ or made of the root, the trunk, bark, leaf, flower, fruit of trees) Thag.965; SN.ii.101 (here either as f. or adj.) Ja.i.220 (washing?).
- -kamma (the job of) dyeing Ja.i.118; Vism.65.
- -pacana boiling the dye Vism.389 (cp. rajana-pakka Vin. Texts ii.49).
- -bhājana dye-vessel Vin.i.286.
- -sālā colouring-workshop, dyeing-hall Vism.65.