Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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A class of devas of the realm of form (rupaloka) belonging to the plane of third jhāna (Abhs.p.21).
Their life-term is thirty-two aeons (kappa) (Abhs.p.23; see also Kvu.207; VibhA.520).
Beings are born there who are possessed of faith, virtue, learning, munificence, and wisdom. M.iii.102.