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Definition of the noun ahura
What does ahura mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- (Zoroastrianism) title for benevolent deities
- example: Gladly pass the souls of the righteous to the golden seat of Ahura Mazda, to the golden seat of the Amesha-Spentas, to the Garô-nmânem, the abode of Ahura Mazda, the abode of the Amesha-Spentas, the abode of all the other holy beings.
- domain: Mazdaism / Zoroastrianism
- lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
- more generic term: Hindu deity = a deity worshipped by the Hindus
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Ahura is an Avestan language designation for a particular class of Zoroastrian angelic divinities.
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World Religions (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Ahura: Ahura is an Avestanlanguage designation for a particular class of Zoroastrian divinities. Avestan Ahura derives from IndoIranian *asura, also attested in an Indian context as RigVedic asura. As suggested by the similarity to the Old ...
by CTI Reviews
Ahura: Ahura is an Avestan language designation for a particular class of Zoroastrian divinities. Avestan Ahura derives from IndoIranian *asura, also attested in an Indian context as RigVedic asura. As suggested by the similarity to the Old ...
Jung's Answer to Job (2002)
A Commentary by Paul Bishop
Ahura is the Iranian version of the Sanskrit word Asura, which is the name of the spiritual god in the oldest parts of the Rigveda. [...] The Zoroastrians had that concept of Asura, the highest god, that very ancient idea of the Rigveda, and they ...
Embracing Biblical, Historical, Doctrinal, and Practical Theology and Biblical, Theological, and Ecclesiastical Biography from the Earliest Times to the Present Day by Albert Hauck
explained; the great place held by the cow or bull in both is indicative of relationship; Mithra is possessed by both; Ahura Mazda reminds both of the Asura and of Varuna, and may be a composite; the sevenfold Adityas of Vedism are ...
by James Hastings, John Alexander Selbie
Ahura Mazda, besides having many other attributes, is spoken of in the G&tnas as having chief attributes personified as the Amesha-spentas (the holy immortals) . Including Ahura Mazda, there are seven Amesha-spentas : Ahura Mazda, the ...
Encyclopedia of Hell (1998)
by Miriam Van Scott
The "Wise Lord" Ahura Mazda dwells in paradise and sends good spirits to aid AHRIMAN, the "Lord of Lies ...
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Scrabble value of A1H4U1R1A1
The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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