Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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A Damiḷa warrior who helped Aggabodhi III in his war against Jetthatissa III.
As Jeṭṭhatissa lay exhausted on his elephant in the thick of the battle, he saw Veluppa approach, and, unwilling to be killed by him, cut his own throat. Cv.xliv.111 f.