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kāraṇa-vacana,

n., 1.a. speech (giving) causes; 1.b. exeg., (i) a word meaning “cause”, cf. kāraṇa, exeg. (b), q.v.; (ii) explanation, justification, applied to a full sen­tence or phrase; 2. mfn., indicating the cause;1.a. ~ehi, Ja VI 244,28’ (ad nayehi, 244,25*); — 1.b.(i) tato ti ~aṁ, Kv-a 10,20; tasmâti ~aṁ, Pj I 167,13 = 230,12; tathā hîti tas­sa ~aṁ, Paṭis-a 703,5; tenâti ~aṁ, Ps I 100,31 (Be so; Ee ka‑°); Pj II 176,22; Moh 259,28; yato ti ~aṁ, Ps I 173,3; yatrâti ~aṁ, Sp 508,6 = Spk II 218,5; yathâti ~aṁ, Ps II 55,21 = Spk II 358,9 = Mp II 260,13; yan ti ~am etaṁ, It-a II 97,30 = Nidd-a II 134,24 = Ap-a 182,25; yan ti nipātamattaṁ ~aṁ vā yena kāraṇena, Mp II 91,29; hîti ~aṁ, Th-a II 259,3; — 1.b.(ii) idam ettha ~aṁ, Spk II 51,17 qu. Paṭis-a 581,1; Ps V 1,16; Pj II 516,13 (ad Sn 773) = Nidd-a I 105,13; Dhp-a III 128,14; attho ~aṁ vā, Ps III 94,12; etaṁ anubandhanassa ~aṁ, Sp 975,1; Kkh(2) 21,24; Ve­sāliyā apalokanassa ~aṁ, Sv-pṭ II 211,2; 451,14; idaṁ hi āsavasamucchedassa anantarapha­la­dāyakattassa ca ~aṁ, Paṭis-a 37,8; 537,20; idaṁ pi uṭṭhānass’ eva ~aṁ, Vv-a 223,21; uppādâdi­muñcanassa ~āni, Paṭis-a 265,6; dan­tavaṇṇa­pāru­panassa hi idaṁ ~aṁ, Th-a III 87,1; idaṁ pabo­dhassa ~aṁ, It-a I 174,23; idaṁ purimassa ~aṁ, Sp 622,26; Mp III 60,12; Paṭis-a 345,6; 408,7; purimaṁ pu­ri­maṁ c’ ettha padaṁ pacchimassa pacchimassa ~aṁ, Vv-a 29,25and here the former is in each case a statement of the reason for the latter,” Vv-a-trsl. (Masefield); — 2. ~o h’ ettha dhammasaddo, Mp IV 97,16; — Rem.: ~e, Bv-a 53,2 read kar-, q.v., cf. Sv 410,18.