Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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An Arahant. Ninety-four world-cycles ago he was a king and his son became a Pacceka Buddha.
One day, while seeking his son, he came across his funeral pyre; he worshipped it and placed over it his parasol as a mark of respect.
Twenty-five world-cycles ago he was king seven times under the name of Mahāraha. Ap.i.244 f.