Ashur

noun
\ ˈä-ˌshu̇r How to pronounce Ashur (audio) \

Definition of Ashur

: the chief deity of the Assyrians

First Known Use of Ashur

1589, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Ashur

Akkadian Ashūr

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“Ashur.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ashur. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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