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

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kamma-kārī

, f. [cf. kammakarī, q.v.], = kammakarī;
for the distribution of kammakarī and ~, cf. kamma-
kāra, q.v.;exeg.: mentioned as one of ten types of
wives at
Vin III 139,26: dhanakkītā + ... dāsī ca bha-
riyā ca ~ī ca bhariyā ca dhajāhaṭā muhuttikā, Vin III
139,26 (~ī nāma gehe bhatiyā kammaṁ karoti, Sp
555,33 foll.) qu. Sv 1048,33 (reading °karī) = Ps I 199,20
qu. Paṭis-a 220,35, Ss 90,27, Upas, 179,10 (cf. 178,23); —
yo pana pāpakammena dāsiyā vā ~iyā vā kucchi-
yaṁ nibbattitvā, Mp II 219,16 foll.;para-° (Vv 401).