What does Ashur mean?

Ashur meaning in Names Dictionary

created throughout the month.
Name Origin: African
Name Gender: Male

Ashur meaning in General Dictionary

primary god of Assyrians; god of armed forces prowess and kingdom; identified with Babylonian Anshar

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  • an ancient Assyrian town from the Tigris and traditional money of Assyria; in order to the south for the modern city of Mosul in Iraq

Sentence Examples with the word Ashur

Layard, Nineveh and its Remains (London, 1849) George Smith, Assyrian Discoveries (London, 1883); Hormuzd Rassam, Ashur and the Land of Nimrod (London and New York, 18 97).

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