Ashur


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A·shur

 (ä′sho͝or′) also As·sur (ä′so͝or′, ä′sho͝or′)
n. Mythology
The principal Assyrian deity.

Ashur

(ˈæʃʊə)
n
(Other Non-Christian Religions) a variant spelling of Assur

As•sur

(ˈɑ sʊər)

also Ashur



n.
the supreme god of Assyria.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Ashur - chief god of the AssyriansAshur - chief god of the Assyrians; god of military prowess and empire; identified with Babylonian Anshar
Assyria - an ancient kingdom in northern Mesopotamia which is in present-day Iraq
2.Ashur - an ancient Assyrian city on the Tigris and traditional capital of AssyriaAshur - an ancient Assyrian city on the Tigris and traditional capital of Assyria; just to the south of the modern city of Mosul in Iraq
Al-Iraq, Irak, Iraq, Republic of Iraq - a republic in the Middle East in western Asia; the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia was in the area now known as Iraq
Assyria - an ancient kingdom in northern Mesopotamia which is in present-day Iraq
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It is a patriotic stance emphasizing his respect for the value and prestige of lawyers' profession," Ashur said in a statement.
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There were no deaths but we had 20 people slightly injured in the panic, 12 of them in Algiers and eight at Boumerdes," to the east, said civil defence official Colonel Farouk Ashur.
Former Ambassador of Tajikistan to Turkmenistan Ashur Abdurahim was sent to the retirement.
Syrian couple, Ashur and Yalda Al Halbi, came with their two sons, aged nine and five.
Palestinian Health Ministry spokesman, Tarif Ashur, said that the majority of the patients have been discharged.
Ashur Shamis attended the protest at the Libyan embassy in London where WPC Fletcher, 25, was killed by a shot fired from a window.
We are ready to carry out the trials of members of the former regime, be it those who are in the country or those who will be extradited," Deputy Justice Minister Khalifa Ashur told journalists in Tripoli.
Our courts are very good, even excellent, especially in Tripoli, and we are able to carry out his trial according to international standards," The Telegraph quoted Ali Hmeida Ashur, the Libyan justice minister, as saying.