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kapalla

, n. [< *kapālya < kapāla, q.v.], lamp-black,
soot; one of the ointments used for curing eye disease;
a-
nujānāmi ... an ti, Vin I 203,14 (~an [so read; Ee ka-
pillan] ti dīpasikhāto gahitamasi, Sp 1091,2 ("~
means lamp black collected from the flame of a lamp");
añjanakathāyaṁ anujānāmi ... ~an ti (Vin I 203,14)
vacanato bhikkhūnaṁ cakkhuroge sati añjanâdīni
vaṭṭanti, Pālim-ṭ II 410,14; — Rem.: The derivation
from
kapāla is suggested by Jāgāra: Pācityādiyojanā
in A.D. 1869; Be 1972 345,19-21; lamp black is procured
from pots:
ukkhalimasi, Ja I 483,15, cf. kapilaṁ kapī-
laṁ, Sadd 921,17 (?) and Sadd index s.v.