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 Ash’taroth.As’inus. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Ashur.
 
The highest god of the Assyrians. It had the head of an eagle and four wings, but the body of a man.   1
        “Out of that land went forth Asshur, and builded Nineveh.”—Gen. x. 11.
 


 Ash’taroth.As’inus. 

 
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