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kanti

, [sa. kānti; EWA-1 s.v.; CDIAL 3033; Amg.
kaṁti], 1. splendour; beauty; 2. (t.t. poet.) the bright
style, brilliancy;
— 1. lex. lit.: ~i sobhā juti cchavi,
Abh 54 (= sobhanamatte, kanati dippatī ti ~i, kana
dittiyaṁ, kāmīyatī ti vā ~i, Abh-ṭ); — gramm. lit.:
used to define the meaning of the verbal roots
añj (cf.
Dhātup 69; Dhātum 74; Mmd 489,1), kam (cf.
Dhātum 843; Sadd 556,22), and cand (cf. Sadd
380,15,23; Dhātup 140, Dhātum 198; Sadd 855,14); —
abhikkantenā ti ettha ~iyā adhikatthaṁ abhisaddo
dīpetī ti āha adhike ti, Sp-ṭ I 72,23 (ad Sp 20,11: a-
bhikkantena vaṇṇenā [= Vv 75] ti ādisu adhike) ≠
Sv-pṭ I 27,22 (ad Sv 18,19); ubhayen' eva hi bhagava-
to ~i dīpitā ti katvā dīpitaguṇasubhaṁ buddhaṁ
sakkatvā taṁ ~iṁ pūjeyya, Vjb 306,11; — ifc. can-
da-° (Subodh 160); para-° (Ap 462,12); sa-° (Ap
462,12); — 2. ~i, Subodh 118 (= sabbalokamanohara-
tā, Subodh-pṭ); lokiyatthānatikkantā kantā sabbaja-
nān' api ~i nāmā ti vuttassa vuttā sa parihārato (ya-
thā muninda iccādi), 146; cf. Kāvyād I 43; ib. 85 foll.