Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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An Arahant. One hundred thousand world-cycles ago, when in Tāvatiṃsa, he heard sounds of great excitement because a Buddha had been born in the world. He visited the Buddha on his death-bed and offered a mandārava-flower.
Sixty thousand world-cycles ago he was three times king under the name of Mahāmallajana. Ap.i.196.