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kathetabba

, mfn. [ger. of katheti, q.v.], 1. to be re-
cited; 2. to be told, to be related, to be narrated;
3. to be
taught, to be preached;
4. to be explained, expounded; 5.
to be answered; — 1. atidūre nisinno hi sace kathetu-
kāmo hoti uccāsaddena ~aṁ hoti, Sp 129,18; pubbe
~añ ca pacchā ~añ ca na jānāti, 1338,32,33 (ad Vin V
130,29); — 2. imasmiṁ ṭhāne Sumedhakathā ~ā, Ja I
2,28; ettha Vessantaramahārājā ~o, Ps V 76,11,14 (ad
M III 256,22); Nando Yakkho ... Nando Goghātako,
dve bhātikā ti etesaṁ vatthūni ~āni, It-a I 103,2; —
3. dhammo desetabbo ti ayaṁ saraṇasīlâdibhedo
dhammo ~o, Sp 750,28 foll. (ad Vin IV 21,7); ima-
smiṁ ṭhāne nirodhakathā ~ā hoti, Ps II 352,20; — 4.
(exeg:) kathetave ti ~e (sic. !), Sp 1153,27 (ad Vin I
359,15); vitthārato ~ānī ti sabba-aṭṭhakathāsu vut-
taṁ, Sp 243,10; Isigilissa Isigilibhāvo ~o hoti, Ps IV
127,19; — 5. ṭhitaṁ daharabhikkhuṁ āsane nisinno
mahāthero pañhaṁ pucchati na ~aṁ, Sp 897,20,24;
osāretvā pana kathentena āpucchitvā vā aṭṭhapetvā
yeva vā ~aṁ, 1058,26 foll.; n' âyaṁ pañho rañño mu-
khaṁ ulloketvā ~o ti, Spk I 141,2.