Asshur in the Bible

Son of Shem, and ancestor of the Assyrians

  • Genesis 10:11 Out of that land went forth Asshur, and builded Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, and Calah,
  • Genesis 10:22 The children of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram.
  • 1 Chronicles 1:17 The sons of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram, and Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Meshech.
  • Ezekiel 32:22 Asshur is there and all her company: his graves are about him: all of them slain, fallen by the sword:

See ASSYRIA

See also McClintock and Strong Cyclopedia for Asshur.

 
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