Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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An Arahant. Ninety-four world-cycles ago he saw Siddhattha Buddha walking in the forest, and, with basket and hoe, made a path for him.
Fifty-seven world-cycles ago he was a king named Suppabuddha (Ap.i.173).
He is probably identical with Eraka Thera. ThagA.i.193 f.