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पुर्

पुर्
 púr [ pur ]


1 f. ( √ pṝ ) only instr. pl. pūrbhís, in abundance, abundantly RV. v, 66, 4




पुर्
 pur [ pur ]

2 cl. 6. P. purati, to precede, go before, lead Dhātup. xxviii, 56 ( prob. invented to furnish an etymology for puras and purā below )



पुर्
 púr [ pur ]

3 f. ( in nom. sg. and before consonants pūr ) a rampart , wall, stronghold, fortress, castle, city, town ( also of demons ) RV. etc.

the body ( considered as the stronghold of the puruṣa, q.v. ) BhP.

the intellect ( = mahat ) VP.

N. of a Daśa-rātra KātyŚr. [ Perhaps fr. √ pṝ and orig. identical with 1. pur ; cf. Gk. πόλις. ]