First name Asshur in the world's Bibles

In the bible, Asshur is the name of the son of Shem (GEN 10:22), as well as name of son of Dedan (GEN 25:3). Related names are: Lud, Elam, Aram . The translations of Asshur in 25 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Assur in French to Ashur in Arabic!
Name Asshur in the world's Bibles
Out of that land went forth Asshur, and builded Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, and Calah, (GEN 10:11)
The children of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram. (GEN 10:22)
Nevertheless the Kenite shall be wasted, until Asshur shall carry thee away captive. (NUM 24:22)
And ships shall come from the coast of Chittim, and shall afflict Asshur, and shall afflict Eber, and he also shall perish for ever. (NUM 24:24)
The sons of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram, and Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Meshech. (1CH 1:17)
Asshur is there and all her company: his graves are about him: all of them slain, fallen by the sword: (EZE 32:22)
Asshur shall not save us; we will not ride upon horses: neither will we say any more to the work of our hands, Ye are our gods: for in thee the fatherless findeth mercy. (HOS 14:3)
And Jokshan begat Sheba, and Dedan. And the sons of Dedan were Asshurim, and Letushim, and Leummim. (GEN 25:3)

Popularity of the name Asshur in its translations around the world

The map depicts the name ratio per 10.000 people in the total population. Only the exact name form in the respective country's official language Bible translations is counted!

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