Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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An Arahant. He built a railing round Anomadassī Buddha’s Bodhi tree and the Buddha expressed delight with it.
As a result, in a later birth he became a king named Sabbagghana (v.l. Sabbagahana) (Ap.i.173).
He is evidently to be identified with Mettaji Thera. ThagA.i.194.