From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

  1. lit by the moon
  2. having the brilliance of the moon
  3. wife of King Hariścandra in his previous birth (V. Rām.); the daughter of the Asura Sunābha and the wife of Gadā (Hv. Pur.); the daughter of Emperor Candragupta (K.S.S.); wife of King Dharmasena (V. Pañca.).