Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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1. Dhammāsoka.– See Asoka.
2. Dhammāsoka.– A king of Sri Lanka (1208‑9 A.C.). He was of royal blood, and was three months old on his accession. He was killed by the Mahādipāda Anīkaṅga. Cv.lxxx.42, 44; also Cv.Trs.ii.131, n.1.