पुटमेतत् सुपुष्टितम्

(P. IV. 2.94), to युष्मद् and अस्मद् in the Śaiṣika senses (P.IV.3.1), to प्रतिजन, इदंयुग etc. (P. IV. 4.99), to माणव and चरक (P. V.1.11), to ऋत्विज् (P.IV.3.71), to मास (P. IV. 3.81), to words meaning corn in the sense of 'a field producing corn' (P.V.2.1), to सर्वचर्मन् (P.V.2.5), and to the words गोष्ठ, अश्व, शाला etc. in some specified senses (P. V. 3.18-23). A vṛddhi vowel ( अा, ऐ or औ ) is substituted for the first vowel of the word to which this affix खञ् is applied, as ञ् is the mute letter applied in the affix खञ्.

खण्ड tad. affix applied to कमल, अम्भोज etc. in the sense of समूह, e. g. कमलखण्डम, अम्भोजखण्डम, also to the words वृक्ष and its synonyms, e. g. वृक्षखण्डः, तरुखण्डः etc.; cf. Kāś on P. IV.2.38, 51.

खण्डिकादि a class of words headed by the word खण्डिका to which the affix अञ् is added in the sense of collection; e. g. खाण्डिकम्, वाडवम्, भैक्षुकम्; cf. Kāś. on P. IV.2.45.

खमुञ् kṛt affix अम् applied to the root कृ when preceded by a word standing as the object of the root, provided an abuse is meant, e. g. चोरंकारं आक्रोशति; cf. P. III. 4.25.

खय् the pratyāhāra खयू standing for the first and second consonants of the five classes; cf. शर्पूर्वाः खयः P.VII.4.6; also cf. P. VIII.3.6, VIII.4.54.

खर् the pratyāhāra खर् standing for hard consonants viz. the first and second letters of the five classes and the sibilants, before which, स् at the end of a word becomes विसर्ग, and soft consonants i. e. the third and fourth consonants of the five classes become hard; cf. खरवसानयोर्विसर्जनीय; P. VIII.3.15, and खरि च P. VIII.4.55

खल् kṛt afix अ added to any root preceded by the word ईषद्, दुस् or सु, and to the roots भू and कृ pre- ceded by an upapada word form- ing either the subject or the object of the roots, e. g. ईषत्करः कटो भवता, ईषदाढ्यंभवं भवता; cf. P. III. 3.126, 127.

खश् kṛt affix added to the roots यज् (causal), ध्मा, धे,रुज्, वह्, लिह्, पच् , दृश् , तप्, मन् etc. preceded by certain specified upapada words. The root undergoes all the operations such as the addition of the con- jugational sign etc. before this खश् on account of the mute letter श् which makes खश् a Sārvadhā- tuka affix, and the augment म् is added to the preceding उपपद if it is not an indeclinable on account of the mute letter ख्; e. g. जनमेजयः, स्तनंधयः, नाडिंधमः, असूयै. पश्यः पण्डितंमन्यः etc,; cf. Pāṇ. III- 2.28-37, 83.

खित् characterized by the mute letter ख्, applied to kṛt affixes which, by reason of their being खित् , cause (a) the addition of the aug- ment मुम् ( म् ) to the preceding words अरुस् , द्विषद् and words end- ing in a vowel, and (b) the shorten- ing of the long vowel of the preceding word if it is not an indeclinable; cf. P. VI. 3.66-68.

खिलपाठ a supplementary recital or enunciation which is taken along with the original enunciation or upadeśa generally in the form of the sūtras. The word is used in the Kāśikā in the sense of one of the texts forming a part of the original text which is called upadeśa; cf. Kāśikā उपदिश्यते अनेनेत्युपदेश: शास्त्रवाक्यानि सूत्रपाठ: खिलपाठश्च (on P.I.3.2); cf. also खिलपाठो धातुपाठः प्रातिपदिकपाठो वाक्यपाठश्च Padamañjarī on Kāśikā I.3.2.