Sapurba

East Indian - A king of Sumatra. Son of Sulana and Muhtabul Bahri. Father of Nila Utama. He was originally known as Mencha Terim, the eldest of Sulana's three sons, and adopted the name Sapurba when he took the throne. He was said to have killed a huge serpent which was ravaging the area and adopted a maiden, Puteri Tunjung Buih, who came, like Aphrodite, from the sea. At times, referred to as Sapurba, Mencha Terim or Mencha Terim.

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