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alattaka

, m. [sa. alakta & alaktaka], lac, gum-
lac;
Abh 305 (~o yāvako); — °-kata, mfn. [sa. kṛta],
lacquered, made red with lac; m. pl. ~ā pādā, Th 459
= Dhp-a IV 197,14*; do. Th 771 (Ee misprints pāpā)
= MN II 64,29* (— alattakena rañjitā [so Cke; Ee w. r.
rañcitā], Ps); — °-paṭala, n. [cf. sa. paṭala & pāṭa-
la], a layer(crust) of lac; Pj I 158,12 (°-paṭala-bandhujī-
vaka-puppha-sadisaṁ maṁsa-pesiṁ vijāyi) — Ps II
19,11; Ja IV 114,20 (so Bd and pt (Br): ~an ti alat-
taka-rasena rattaṁ, lākhāvaṇṇaṁ; C*s alattaka-
pāṭala-vaṇṇaṁ, with the pale-red (!) hue of lac); —
°-rasa, m., i. q. lākhā-rasa, pt ad Ja IV 114,20 (see
prec.
); — °-rasa-rañjita, mfn., dyed with (melted)
lac; f.
~ā (bhūmi), Dhp-a II 174,17; — °-vaṇṇa,
mfn., lac-coloured; n. ~aṁ rattacandanaṁ, Dhp-a
III 199,23; n. pl. ~āni (Bhagavato pādatalāni), Sv
(II) 603,23.