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This site is online Pāḷi Dictionary (Pāli to Chinese, Pāli to English, Pāli to Japanese, Pāli-Vietnamese, Pāli-Burmese). The source of the dictionaries come from Pali Canon E-Dictionary Version 1.94 (PCED). The source code of this website is at pali repository on GitHub, and the data of this website is at data repository on GitHub. Any suggestion or questions? Welcome to contact me.

Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Aggavamsa:Thera of Pagan. He wrote a Pāli grammar,the Saddaniti,in 1154 (Gv.63; SvD.v.1238; Sās.74). He was tutor to King Narapatisithu of Pagan (Bode,16).

The Gandha-Vamsa calls him a native of Jambudīpa (p.67),but his name occurs among the famous residents in the retired monastery of the northern plateau above Pagan,the cradle of Pāli-Burmese literature. Forchhammer Report,p.2; Jardine Prize Essay,p.34.

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