Sakkacca: 2 definitions


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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

sakkacca : (abs.) having well prepared, honoured, or respected.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Sakkacca, (ṃ) (adv.) (orig. ger. of sakkaroti) respectfully, carefully, duly, thoroughly; often with uppaṭṭhahati to attend, serve with due honour.—Vv 125; Miln. 305; J. IV, 310. The form sakkaccaṃ is the older and more usual, e.g. at D. II, 356 sq.; S. IV, 314; A. II, 147; IV, 392; Vin. IV, 190, 275; Th. 1, 1054; J. I, 480; Dh. 392; PvA. 26, 121. The BSk. form is satkṛtya, e.g. MVastu I. 10. —kārin zealous S. III, 267; Miln. 94. —dāna M. III, 24. (Page 660)

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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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