an ox, a bullock SN.iv.195 sq.; Ja.i.194 Ja.iv.67; Pv.i.8#2; Pv-a.39, Pv-a.40; Vv-a.63 (for ploughing) DN-a.i.163; Dhp-a.iii.60. -sira wild ox Ja.vi.538(= araññagoṇaka).
The Sanskrit goṇa, according to B. R., is derived from the Pali
= goṇaka2, in -santhata (of a pallanka), covered with a woollen rug Vv.81#8; Pv.iii.1#17; (text saṇṭhita variant reading BB goṇakatthata, cp. next).