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kathika

, m., [ts.; v. BHSD s.v.; cf. sa. kathaka, kā-
thika], one who speaks; a speaker or (Buddhist) preacher;
gramm. lit.: kathâditv iko. kathâdīhi sattamyan-
tehi 'tattha sādhū' ti asmiṁ atthe iko hoti: ~o,
dhammakathiko +, Mogg IV 75 (cf. Pāṇ IV 4 102); —
~o (v.l. dhammakath°) sākacchāya na tappati, Ja III
342,24; ~ā mayā bahū diṭṭhā, Mil 24,23; sukhuma-
nipuṇatthapaṭividho ~ānaṁ pavaro, Bv I 62; tañ ce
sutvā so uttasitvā marati, ~assa pārājikaṁ, Sp
462,26; ekacco hi buḍḍhakāle pabbajito ~o, Spk III
35,29; so Devasutasuttantaṁ kathesi ~o maha, Mhv
XIV 64; — ifc. agga-dhamma-° (Mp I 148,13); atirac-
chāna-
°; an-āṇā-°; citta-° (Thī 449; A I 24,28; Ap
545,6; Mp I 283,11,19); tiracchāna-° (Vin III 159,18);
divā-° (Spk III 36,17,23; ~-thera, Mp II 249,10); dham-
ma-
° (S III 163,18,19; Ja I 148,28; Pp 42,17; 42,18 foll. =
A II 138,14 foll.; Spk II 140,25; parama-°, Sp 1372,16;
mahā-°, Ja VI 255,29; ~-thera, Ja IV 2,3; ~-guṇo, Spk
II 122,14; ~-m-uttama, Dīp XVIII 30; ~-puṅgava, Mp
I 1,17; cf. W. and M. GEIGER, Pāli Dhamma, 1920: 44 -
Kleine Schriften 1973: 143); paccūsa-° (Spk III
36,20,26); bhikkhun'-ovāda-° (Vjb 304,3 [so read; Be
°katth°]); ratti-° (Spk III 36,19,25); vicitra-° (Mil
196,7); — in long cpd. at Mp V 36,14,17.