Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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1. Aḷaka.– A country on the banks of the Godhāvarī River. It was at a spot between the territories of the Aḷaka and the Assaka kings that Bāvarī lived (Sn.977). To the north of Aḷaka was Patitthāna. Sn.1011.
2. Aḷaka.– An Andhaka king of the Aḷaka country. See Aḷaka (1). SnA.ii.580‑1.