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katthana

, n., [ts.; nomen act. < katthati, q.v.; cf. kat-
thanā, q.v.], 1. the act of praising; only recorded in
gramm. lit.;
2. the act of boasting; — 1. gramm. lit.:
silāgha ~e. ~aṁ pasaṁsanaṁ, Sadd 335,4; sībha
vībha ~e, 408,11; — 2. evaṁ na katthati na vikat-
thati, ~ā ārato +, Nidd I 71,24 (= kathanā, Nidd-a I
201,7) = 218,14.