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Kammāsa-damma

or °dhamma, n. [Buddh. sa. Kal-
māṣadamya; cf. Divy 513,14 foll]; Npr.; name of a
town in the
Kuru janapada; cf. Kammāsapāda, q.v.;
the spellings
°ā(s)sadam° and °ā(s)sadh° are reflected
in the two etymologies in the ct.s;
exeg.: Sv 483,3-4:
~an ti ettha keci dhakārassa dakārena atthaṁ vaṇ-
ṇayanti kammāso ettha damito ti ~aṁ; kammāso ti
kammāsapādo porisādo vuccati ... keci pana dha-
kāren' eva atthaṁ vaṇṇayanti. Kururaṭṭhavāsīnaṁ
kira Kuruvattadhammo. tasmiṁ Kammāso jāto ta-
smā taṁ ṭhānaṁ Kammāso ettha dhamme jāto ti
~an (°dh°) ti vuccati, Sv 483,6 foll. (ad D II 55,3) = Ps
I 226,30 foll. (ad M I 55,29); — gramm. lit.: dho dassa.
~aṁ (°dh°), Sadd 623,7; — Bhagavā Kurūsu vihara-
ti, ~aṁ (Ee °dh°) nāma Kurūnaṁ nigamo, D II 55,3
= 290,3 = M I 55,29 (Ee °dh°) = 501,24 (°d°) = II 261,22
= S II 92,2 (v.ll. °d°, °dh°; evaṁ nāmako Kurūnaṁ
nigamo, Spk II 85,21) = 107,8 = A V 29,19; ~aṁ (°dh°;
Be °dhammagāmaṁ) piṇḍāya caritvā, Sv 484,24;
Bhagavā ... ~assa (v.l °dh°) avidūre aññatarasmiṁ
vanasaṇḍe nisīditvā, Pj II 543,4; Bhagavā ~aṁ piṇ-
ḍāya pāvisi, 543,19; — ifc. Mahā-° (Ja V 36,1 [v.l.
°dammanigamo]).