Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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1. Samuddadatta.– A monk whom Devadatta persuaded to join him in trying to bring about schism in the Order (Vin.ii.196; iii.171). He was a favourite of Thullanandā. Vin.iv. 66.
2. Samuddadatta.– A king who traced his descent from Mahāsammata. He was the first of a dynasty of twenty-five kings who ruled in Rājagaha. MT.129.