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|Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera|
|Mettikā Therī：She was born in a rich brahmin family of Rājagaha and joined the Order under Pajāpatī Gotamī．One day，in her old age，while meditating on the top of a peak，her insight expanded and she became an arahant．
In the time of Siddhartha Buddha，she belonged to a burgher’s family and offered her mekhalā at the Buddha’s cetiya （Thig．29，30； ThigA．35f）．She is evidently identical with Mekhaladāyikā of the Apadāna．Ap．ii．513．