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Kaccāna

, m. [cf. 2Kacca, Kaccāyana, Kātiyāna,
qq.v.], belonging to the Kacca lineage; gotra name of
one of the
Buddha's principal disciples Mahākac-
cāna who is famous for his ability to explicate in
detail the
Buddha's utterances; cf. PPN s.v.;
gramm. lit.: tasmā vacchâdito gottagaṇato ṇāyana-
ṇāya paccayā honti vā tassâpaccaṁ ice etasmiṁ
atthe. vacchassa apaccaṁ, putto: ... Kaccāyano, ~o,
Kacc-v ad Kacc 347 ≠ Sadd 784,6; Mogg-v IV 35; —
exeg.: Mahākaccānenā ti Kacco ti purutano isi,
Nett-a Be 11,22; — kiṁ pana tvaṁ, ~a, evaṁ vadasi,
M II 40,9 foll.; Kv 66,6; Ap 464,19; Ap 465,4; Ps II 273,30
(ad M I 229,32: nāmagottaṁ); Ps III 319,17 (ad M II
84,4); Ps V 68,2 (ad M III 253,11); Spk II 138,18 (ad S II
153,26: Kaccāyano); Dhp-a IV 89,18 = Ja II 381,22 (with
v.l.
Kaccāyana); — ifc. Mahā-° (M II 83,16; Mp I
204,23; ~-uppala-vaṇṇâdi, Pj II 5,3; ~-thera, Mp I 207,9;
Ap-a Be II 53,14.