adjective “rising”, used in a geographical sense of the N. W. country, i.e. north-westerly, of north-western origin (cp. Brethren 79, Mil trsln. ii.45 n. 1) Ja.i.140, Ja.i.324 Ja.i.343, Ja.i.373; Mil.236
■ See also uddiya.

apparently an adjectivised ger. of udeti but distorted from & in meaning = Sk. udañc, f. udīcī northern the north