804 - Ashshuwr

Strong's Concordance

Original word: אַשּׁוּר
Transliteration: Ashshuwr
Definition (short): Asshur
Definition (full): Ashshur

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Or iashshur {ash-shoor'}; apparently from 'ashar (in the sense of successful); Ashshur, the second son of Shem; also his descendants and the country occupied by them (i.e. Assyria), its region and its empire -- Asshur, Assur, Assyria, Assyrians. See 'ashur.

see HEBREW 'ashar

see HEBREW 'ashur

KJV: And the name of the third river is Hiddekel: that is it which goeth toward the east of Assyria. And the fourth river is Euphrates.
NASB: The name of the third river is Tigris; it flows east of Assyria. And the fourth river is the Euphrates.
KJV: Out of that land went forth Asshur, and builded Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, and Calah,
NASB: From that land he went forth into Assyria, and built Nineveh and Rehoboth-Ir and Calah,
KJV: The children of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram.
NASB: The sons of Shem were Elam and Asshur and Arpachshad and Lud and Aram.
KJV: And they dwelt from Havilah unto Shur, that is before Egypt, as thou goest toward Assyria: and he died in the presence of all his brethren.
NASB: They settled from Havilah to Shur which is east of Egypt as one goes toward Assyria; he settled in defiance of all his relatives.
KJV: Nevertheless the Kenite shall be wasted, until Asshur shall carry thee away captive.
NASB: "Nevertheless Kain will be consumed; How long will Asshur keep you captive?"