[ah-shoo r for 1; ash-er for 2]
- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for ashur
That could be a death sentence for Saltani: she herself contracted HIV from breastfeeding Ashur.
“On February 2, 1998, we went to the hospital because Ashur had a fever and a cough,” she says.
Temples are erected to her in the city of Ashur, in Nineveh and Arbela.
With the help of Ashur and Marduk their troops are victorious.
Ashur, who permits the king to grow old, and protects the troops.
Ishtar they regarded as their own goddess quite as much as Ashur.
Hence we have only 'great gods,' and no minor deities, in the train of Ashur.
- a variant spelling of Assur
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