paurava mf({I})n. (fr. {pUru}) belonging to or descended from Puru MBh. (cf. Pan2. 4-1 , 168 , Vartt. 3 Pat.) m. a descendant of Paurava ib. &c. pl. the race of Paurava Sak. Pur. N. of a people in the north or north-east of India MBh. R. Var. (v.l. {paulava}) ({I}) f. N. of the wife of Vasu-deva or of Yudhi-shthira Pur. (in music) N. of a Murchana or a Raga.