Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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1. Ambapiṇḍiya Thera.– An Arahant. He had been a Dānava named Romasa and had given a cluster of mangoes to Vipassī Buddha. Ap.i.147.
2. Ambapiṇḍiya.– An Arahant. He had been an elephant in the time of Siddattha Buddha. Having seen the Buddha in the forest, the elephant gave him a bunch of mangoes. As a result he was born in Tusita. Ap.i.395.