Sona - Ganges

(mwd) pATaliputra n. N. of the capital of Magadha near the confluence of the Sona and the Ganges (supposed to be the ancient Palibothra and the modern Patna) Pat. Kap. Kathas. (esp. iii , 78) &c. m. pl. the inhabitants of this city Pan. 2-3 , 42 Kas. {-nAmadheya} n. (sc. {nagara}) a city called Pataliputra MW.