Dowson's Classical Dictionary
of Hindu Mythology] A prince
of the Lunar race, son of Samvarana by Tapati, a daughter of the sun.
He ruled in the north-west of India over the country about Delhi. A
people called Kurus, and dwelling aobut Kurukshetra in that part of India
, are connected with him. He was ancestor both of Dhritarashtra and Pandu,
but the patronymic Kaurava is generally applied to the sons of the former.
Languages MLLL-4993. Indian Epics. Laura Gibbs, Ph.D.
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