Katatta: 2 definitions
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
katatta : (nt.) the doing of; the fact of having done.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Katatta, (nt.) (abstr. fr. kata, cp. Sk. kṛtatvaṃ) the doing of, performance of, only in Abl. katattā D. II, 213; A. I, 56; J. III, 128; Dhs. 431, 654; SnA 356; DhA. III, 154; IV, 142. Used adverbially in meaning of “owing to, on account of” Miln. 275; DhsA. 262; Mhvs 3, 40. —akatattā through non-performance of, in absence or in default of A. I. 56; PvA. 69, 154. (Page 182)
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
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