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okkhāsata

, n. [the reading of BeCe for ukkhāsataṁ at
S II 264,20-22 (v.l. in Ee ukkāsataṁ)], perhaps (a) a
hundred pots
(cf. prakr. ukkhā; sa. ukhā), or (b) a
hundred torches
(cf. ukkā/okkā; sa. ulkā); yo ...
pubbaṇhasamayam ~aṁ dānaṁ dadeyya, S II 264,20
≠ 264,21-22 (-an [BeCe so; Ee ukkhā; v.ll. okkhā-;
okkā-] ti mahāmukha-ukkhalīnaṁ sataṁ ... ukkā-
sataṁ [Ee two words] ti pi pāṭho. tassa daṇḍadīpikasatan
ti attho, Spk II 224,5,7); — Rem.: as the ct. and v.ll.
show, there was no certainty about the correct reading and
interpretation of". The
okkh f. ukkh- alternation can be
interpreted as showing
ŏ- as a variation of u- before a
doubled consonant. The problem is
ukkā/okkā vs.
ukkhā/okkhā, but the context does not make a conclusion
possible. The supposed parallel
ukkādānaṁ at Ap 404,5 is
probably an old error for
ukkādhāra (cf. Ap 415,8).