(kale˚ and kalevara) masculine & neuter
- the body SN.i.62 = AN.ii.48 = AN.iv.429 = MN.i.82; Ja.ii.437, Ja.iii.96, Ja.iii.244; Vism.49, Vism.230.
- a dead body, corpse, carcass; often in description of death: khandhānaṃ bhedo k˚assa nikkhepo, DN.ii.355 MN.i.49 = Vb.137; Thig.467; Ja.iii.180, Ja.iii.511; Ja.v.459 Mhvs.20#10 ; Mhvs.37#81; Pv-a.80. Cp. kuṇapa.
- the step in a flight of stairs MN.ii.92, cp. kalingara.
cp. BSk. kaḍebara Avs.; ii.26