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kañcana

, n. and mfn. [sa. kāṅcana], 1. (n.) gold;
2. (mfn.) golden (only recorded in cpd.s, qq.v.
infra
); — lex. lit.: suvaṇṇaṁ kanakaṁ jātarūpaṁ
sovaṇṇaṁ ca ~aṁ +, Abh 487; — gramm. lit.:
suvaṇṇaṁ kanakaṁ hemaṁ ~aṁ +, Sadd 397,13; —
exeg.: -an ti pabbateyyam pabbate jātasuvaṇṇaṁ,
Mp II 329,19 (ad A I 215,13*, q.v. infra); — sab-
basaṁyojanâtītaṁ vanā nibbānam āgataṁ kāmehi
nikkhammarataṁ muttaṁ selā va ~aṁ, Th 691 (= se-
lato nissaṭakañcanasadisaṁ, Th-a III 9,31) = A III
346,17*; ~assa phalakaṁ va sumaṭṭhaṁ sobhate su
kayo pure mama, Thī 266; athavā pi ~aṁ yaṁ jā-
tarūpaṁ hāṭakan ti vuccati, A I 215,13* = IV 255,3* =
262,13*; — ifc. Upa-° (~-ādi, Cp-a 200,6); ghana-°
(~-bimba, Ap 583,11; ~âbhā, Ap 13,22); thoka-° (Ap
439,1); nissaṭa-° (~-sadisa, Th-a III 9,32); Bhadda-°
(Mp I 376,21; 377,6); majjita-° (~-paṭimā-sadisa, Vv-a
168,15); maṇi-° (~âcita, Vv 700; Vv-a 181,6); vara-°
(~-bhūmi, Ap 1,18); visāla-° (~-phalaka, Ja VI
457,4'); visuddha-° (Dīp VII 54); suparikamma-
kata-
° (~-kaṅcana-panāḷikā, Ps III 370,10).