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kathāpeti

, pr. 3 sg. [caus. of katheti, q.v.], 1.a. to
make
(someone) say, tell, (something; with acc. + iti or
two aces
); b. with °kathaṁ, to make (someone) give a
talk;
2. to make (someone) explain; 3. to make (someone)
answer;
forms: pr. 3 sg. ~eti; fut. 1 sg. ~essāmi; 1
pl.
~essāma; aor. 3 sg. ~esi; inf. ~etuṁ; abs. ~etvā; —
1.a. na kho Sakka sakkā ... Suppabuddhakuṭṭhiṁ
"buddho na buddho dhammo na dhammo saṅgho
na saṅgho" ti ~etun ti, Dhp-a II 35,6; — 1.b. satthā-
raṁ niyāmarattiṁ amhākaṁ dhammakathaṁ ~es-
sāma iti, Ps III 17,21; — 2. man ca bhikkhunī kappi-
yakārakena ~eti, Sp 907,18; dhammakāraṇā na kila-
mesi na punappuna ~esī ti, Ps III 398,15; (bhagavan-
taṁ) kammaṭṭhānaṁ ~etvā, V 87,6; — 3. pākaṭaṁ
katvā ~etuṁ idha pucchati, Ps II 353,16; te pākaṭe
vibhūte katvā ~essāmī ti pucchati, 365,5; tassa patti-
yā uttariṁ yogaṁ ~eti, III 201,22; kammaṭṭhānaṁ
~essāmī ti yācati, Spk II 175,12.