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kappanā

, f. [verb, noun < kappeti, q.v.; in cpd.s °ā is
sometimes reduced to
°a], 1.a. the act of making, arrang-
ing, performing
(something, scil. a ñatti); b. the act of
dressing up;
2. the trappings of a horse or the like: a ca-
parison;
3. thought, notion; (illusionary) idea; — 1. ñat-
tiyā ~ā nāma dadeyy' ice' evam ādikā, Utt-vn 936
(ñattikāle "saṅgho dadeyyā" ti ādibhedā nattikap-
panā, ñattikiriyā ti attho, Utt-vn-ṭ 522,3-5); — ifc.
ñatti-° (Utt-vn-ṭ 522,4); pabandha-° (Abh 113); —
1.b. cittavicittan ti ~āya c' eva araharūpena alaňkā-
râdinā ca cittitañ c' eva vicittitañ ca, Ps-pṭ III 143,4
(ad Ps III 301,22); — 2. lex. lit.: ~aṁ ... sajjane 'tthi-
yaṁ, Abh 954; — ayaṁ ~ā atigāḷhā, Ja I 62,7,8; — 3.
lex. lit.: ~aṁ ... vikappe ... 'tthiyaṁ, Abh 954; —
pubbenivutthadhammavisayāya ~āya adhippetattā,
Sv-pṭ I 183,11; — °([ā/a])-vasa, m.; suṭṭhu ~ena (°a°) saṅ-
kappo, As 142,35; aladdhavipākavāram pi kammam
avassaṁ arahatā paṭisaṁveditabban ti ~ena (°ā°) n'
atthi arahato akālamaccū ti, Kv-a 165,22.