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kāka

, m. [ts.; EWA-2 s.v.], a crow;lex. lit.: Abh
638; — gramm. lit.: kakati (q.v.) ~o kākī, Sadd 325,29;
exeg.: dasahi asaddhammehi samannāgato ~o,
dhaṁsī pagabbho tintiṇo mahagghaso, luddo akā-
ruṇiko dubbalo oravitā muṭṭhassati necayiko, A V
149,17; Ja III 127,6; — syn.s: ~o tv ariṭṭho dhaṅko ca
balipuṭṭho ca vāyaso Abh 638 ≠ Sadd 325,30 (bali-
bhojī); ariṭṭho ~e, Abh 822; — ~ is used as a gloss of
dhaṅka (and its v.l. vaṅka, cf. S. H. LEVITT, JIABS
16,1. 1993: 56-89): Pj II 303,24 (ad Sn 270) ≠ Spk I
304,12 (ad S I 207,29*); Ja III 313,15' (ad 313,10*); IV
71,28' (ad 71,18*); V 107,10' (ad 107,9*); Pv-a 198,11 (ad
Pv 454); Nidd-a 292,6; exchanged with vāyasa: caṇḍo
~o sakhā mayhaṁ, Ja II 365,6* ≠ II 363,18* (vāyaso);
Ap-a 488,16 (ad Ap 419,27); — ~ is an important cha-
racter in several
Jātakas, cf. no.s 140, 202, 292, 389 (v.
Kākajātaka), and the subject of four riddle-verses at Ja
II 174,6*-9*, cf. °-guyha, °-peyya, qq.v.; as a standard
image of darkness, cf.
°gīva, °sīsa, qq.v.; receiver of ritu-
al food, cf.
°bhatta; — in explanation of lokakkhāyikā
or lokâyata: ~o seto aṭṭhīnaṁ setattā, Sp 1214,20 = Sv
91,1 = Spk III 295,24 = Mp V 47,1 qu. Ud-a 205,22,
Nidd-a 394,22 ≠ Ps III 223,16; — ~aṁ vā kulalaṁ vā,
Sv 392,25 (ad tīradassiṁ sakuṇaṁ, D I 222,25); sāsa-
naṁ pesetuṁ ~aṁ āmantento, Ja II 443,8; dūraṁ ga-
taṁ vippavutthaṁ piyapuggalaṁ yaṁ āgantvā nilī-
naṁ disvā sace itthannāmo āgacchati vassa ~ā ti vā
vassantañ ñeva vā sutvā yathā ~o vassati itthannā-
mo āgamissatī ti evaṁ vadantā, 174,20' (ad II 174,8*;
cf. ]a-trsl. E. B. COWELL II: 122 n. 1); ~ is the enemy of
the owl, cf. kākôlūka (q.v): kin nu kho ... ime ~ā ko-
siyaṁ paripātenti, Ja II 208,12; 351,17; yadā ~ā ulūkā
ca mantayeyyuṁ rahogatā, III 477,28*; ~ā ulūkaṁ va
raho labhitvā, VI 211,29*; Bv 80,27*; — ~o vā selam
āsajja, S I 124,8* = Sn 448; tasmā tesaṁ vasā n' atthi
~ān' asmāka(ṁ) ñātinaṁ, Ja I 486,11*; III 298,1* foll.;
~añ [ca] passa lakuṭikaṁ, 177,14*; nikkhittabhatto
(Ee nikkhitto) viya ~o, As 405,31; ātapatāpane kimī
~ehi khajjante, Ap 583,14 (so read) = Thī-a (1998)
72,19*; ~ehi tilapāṇake khādamāne disvā, Mp I
178,15; assa iddhi antarahitā, chinnapakkho ~o viya
ahosi, Ps III 247,17 = Vibh-a 294,14; — negative conno-
tations prevail:
adassanena morassa ... ~aṁ ... apū-
jesuṁ maṁsena ca phalena ca, Ja III 128,2*; cakka-
vāko ... ~aṁ garahi, 524,4, cf. 523,11*-14*; — greedy
and impudent:
~o lobhâbhibhūto, Ja II 362,17; ~o
macchamaṁsaluddho, III 225,3; bhattakārako vege-
na gantvā ~aṁ gahetvā, 225,22; ~ā ca gijjhā ca bakā
kulalasenakā, bhakkhayanti divārattiṁ macche u-
panisīdiya, Cp 324; — vantabhattakhādakaṁ ~aṁ,
Ja II 439,25'; ~assa vā sunakhassa vā datvā, Dhp-a
III 323,9; — short-sighted: mâhaṁ ~o va dummedho
kāmānaṁ vasam annagā, Ja V 258,7*; ~o viya bāla-
puthujjano, 257,8'; odanasitthaṭṭhāne ~o viya ... sa-
yam eva passati, VI 358,4; — anujānāmi ... yattha
~ā vā kulalā vā na ūhadanti (read ūhanati, cf. s.v. ū-
hanati, Rem) tattha senâsanaṁ nikkhipituṁ, Vin IV
40,1; daṇḍaṁ nūna gahetvāna ~e soṇe ca vāraye, Ja
I 146,30* qu. Ap-a 507,12*; leḍḍuṁ gahetvā ~o (read
~e with Be Ce, Se) viya ... imaṁ palāpessāmi, Ja VI
399,4; ekasatarājāno leḍḍunā ~o viya palāpitā, 428,7;
Udāyi issāso hoti, ~ā c' assa amanāpā honti, so ~e
vijjhitvā, Vin IV 124,15; ~ā viya ... pakkamiṁsu, Spk
I 228,17; ~o manusse hiṁsati, Ja III 521,13'; ~ehi
samparikiṇṇaṁ, Vin I 269,19; nidhiṁ ~assa nāsaya,
Ja I 332,1*-2* ≠ Cp 329 (collective sg.; = °saṅgha,
332,8'); patte vā bhattaṁ bhuṅjantānaṁ ~ānaṁ ni-
vāranavasena hatthaṁ vā leḍḍuṁ vā daṇḍaṁ vā
uggirati, Ps II 315,8; — connected with tortures in dif-
ferent hells
(v. kākola): ~ā gijjhā ca khādanti, Sn 201;
gijjhā pi ~ā pi ... anupatitvā pāsuḷantarikāhi vitu-
denti, Vin III 105,16 (Sp 507,14); sarīraṁ sīvathikāya
chaḍḍitaṁ ~ehi vā + ... vividhehi vā pāṇakajātehi
khajjamānaṁ, D II 295,22 = M I 58,17; taṁ ~ā vā khā-
danti, gijjhā vā +, S V 370,3; ~ā sīse nilīyitvā kaṇa-
yaggasadisehi tuṇḍehi akkhīni vijjhanti, Ja I 500,13;
VI 246,26*; kayo ... chedanabhedanûpago ~ehi gij-
jhehi kulalehi sādhāraṇo, Kv 136,34 = 271,33; — tit-
thiyānaṁ pana Bāverujātake ~assa viya lābhasak-
kāro parihāyittha, Ps II 3,10; tadā lolabhikkhu ~o a-
hosi, Ja II 365,21 = III 227,12, etc.; tadā ~o Nigaṇṭho
Nātaputto ahosi, III 128,16; ~o tadā Devadatto ahosi,
III 298,21*; — ifc. udaka-°; chinna-pakkha-° (Pj II
223,9; Th-a III 104,26); jala-° (Ap-a 536,26*); tittha-°
(Ps I 75,23); disā-° (Mp III 385,19; Ja III 126,17); duṭ-
ṭha-° (Ja I 243,29); bandha-° (Pp-a 198,12); bhatta-
nikkhitta-
° (Ps I 290,8; Spk II 302,13; It-a II 114,12);
mahallaka-° (Ja VI 522,25); yakkha-° (Sp 507,14; Spk
II 217,13); lola-° (Ja II 361,24; III 313,20; IV 70,11); va-
na-° (Ja III 247,14'; VI 560,24'; samudda-° (Ja II
442,6); sūra-° (Dhp-a III 352,7; Ps III 168,1); sesa-° (Ja
II 436,9).[[side 361]]