- the Akkadian god of fire and the companion of Irra.
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Examples from the Web for ishum
At the instigation of Dibbarra, Ishum enters this city and destroys it.
These words were used by Ishum, Dibarra's servant, in a subsequent address to the god of war.
Ishum at this point changing his tactics urged on Dibarra the necessity for pacifying the gods he had incensed.
Go, Ishum, carry out the word thou hast spoken in accordance with thy desire.
Sibi, collective personification of the seven evil spirits associated with Ishum, 533.