Truncation sign : * (asterisk) - e.g. kamm*

Type the letters without dots and accents - e.g. to search 'kalyāṇa' type kalyana. Read more …


[

kanakaggāsamocita

, mfn. (< kanaka + aggā < ag-
ga?), arranged with a golden top or comb ?; problematic
reading at
Ja V 156,5*, for which BeCe read kanakabyā
sam°; according to the ct. kanakaggā = a golden pha-
ṇikā, presumably a kind of comb in the shape of the ex-
panded hood of a serpent
(phaṇikā < phaṇa + ikā); cf.
pa.
phaṇaka, q.v.; nâtidīghā susammaṭṭhā ~ā (BeCe
kanakabyā sam°) uttamaṅgaruhā tuyhaṁ kesā can-
danagandhikā, Ja V 156,5*: "your hair is not too long,
well trimmed, and arranged with a comb ?"; cf. the ct. at

157,6': ~ā (BeCe kanakabyā sam°) ti kanakaggā (v.l.
°kabyā) vuccati suvaṇṇaphaṇikā tāya gandhatelaṁ
ādāya paharitā suracitā]