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1a) Suhotra (सुहोत्र).—A son of Kṣatravṛddha, and father of Kāśya and two other sons—(Kāśyapa, Kāśa and Gṛtsamada, vāyu-purāṇa.).*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 17. 2-3; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 8. 4-5.

1b) A son of Sudhanus and father of Cyavana.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22. 5; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 19. 79.

1c) A son of Sahadeva by Vijayā (Mādrī, Matsya-purāṇa), Vijayī, Viṣṇu-purāṇa).*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 22. 31; Matsya-purāṇa 50. 55; Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 248. Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 20. 47.

1d) A Vānara chief.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 7. 237.

1e) A son of Kāñcanaprabha (or Kāñcana) a brave king, married Keśinī and father of Janhu.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 66. 24; Vāyu-purāṇa 91. 53; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 7. 3.

1f) A son of Janhu and Kāverī.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 91. 60.

1g) A son of Bṛhadkṣatra, and father of Hastin.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 165; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 19. 27-8.

1h) The wise, the son of Sudhanva.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 218.

1i) A ṛtvik at Brahmā's yajña.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 106. 36.

1j) A son of Bhagīratha.*

  • * Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 4. 36.
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1) Suhotra (सुहोत्र):—Son of Kṣatravṛddha (son of Āyu). He had three sons named Kāśya, Kuśa and Gṛtsamada (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.17.1-3)

2) Suhotra (सुहोत्र):—Son of Sudhanu (one of the four sons of Kuru, king of Kurukṣetra). He had a son named Cyavana. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.22.4-5)

3) Suhotra (सुहोत्र):—Son of Sahadeva (one of the sons of Pāṇḍu) and his wife Vijayā. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.22.30-31)

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