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akka

, m. [sa. arka], 1. the sun, Abh. 63 (cf. 1102).
2. the plant Calotropis gigantea, 'swallow wort', Abh 581
(cf. 1102: rukkhantara = the ward tree); MN I 429,22
(Ps). — °-daṇḍaka, m., a stick of a° wood, Mp III
356,16 (Cke).— °-dussa, n., cloth made of that plant, Sp
ad Vin I 306,8 (~-kadalidussa-erakadussāni). —
°nāla (or °-nāḷa) n., a stalk of that plant, or cloth
made thereof
, Vin I 306,8 (~aṁ nivāsetvā).