Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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1. Janaka.– King of Mithilā, a previous birth of the Bodhisatta. For his story, see the Mahājanaka Jātaka. J.i.268; J.vi.59.
2. Janaka.– King of Bārāṇasī. His minister was Senaka, whose story is related in the Sattubhasta Jātaka. J.iii.341, 348.