upassaya

abode, resting home, dwelling, asylum SN.i.32, SN.i.33; Vv.68#4 Mil.160. Esp. freq. as bhikkhuni˚; or bhikkhun˚; a nunnery Vin.ii.259; Vin.iv.265, Vin.iv.292; SN.ii.215; Ja.i.147, Ja.i.428; Mil.124.

fr. upa + śri, cp. assaya & missaya