Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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1. Utta.– A thera. He and his friend Dhanuggaha-Tissa lived in a hut near the Jetavana-vihāra. One night, couriers of Pasenadi, seeking for counsel as to how to win the war against Ajātasattu, overheard a conversation between these two Elders, and acting upon the suggestion contained therein, Pasenadi became victorious (J.ii.403‑4).