(‘Descendant of Maitrī ’) is mentioned in the Chāndogya Upanisad, where he is said to be the same as ? Vaka Dālbhya. He appears as Pratistotr at the snake festival of the Pañcavimśa Brāhmana, and is referred to in the Sadvimśa Brāhmana.
noun (masculine) name of a Bodhisattva and future Buddha (the 5th of the present age) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a grammarian (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a particular mixed caste (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Glāva (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of the Vidūshaka in the Mṛcchakaṭikā (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of various other men (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
patr. of Kauṣārava (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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