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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