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, m. Npr. [cf. Anāthapiṇḍi(n);
Buddh, sa. also Anāthapiṇḍada], a surname of Sudatta
(q. v.), a wealthy merchant at Sāvatthī and a famous
lay disciple of the
Buddha; this surnamewas due
to his great munificence
(= 'feeder of the poor'), Abh
437; dāyakānaṁ [aggaṁ] Sudatto gahapati A°, AN I
26,3 (Mp I 384—5), cf. AN III 451,9; Pj I 111,28