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  1. Ashima is a fictional character from the 2006 film The Namesake.
  2. Ashima is a fictional character from the 2013 film Apur Panchali.


Who is Ashima?

Ashima is an actor.


  1. Ashima is an ancient Semitic goddess.
  2. Ashima is a long narrative poem belonging to the Sani people, who are centred in southwest China, in the area of the city of Kunming in Yunnan Province. During the 1950s, as the Chinese government undertook a classification process for its non-Han minority nationalities, the Sani applied for independent status, but they were turned down and are now classified as part of the Yi people.

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Google previewHastings' Dictionary of the Bible (2015)

by Hastings, James

ASHIMA.—A godwhose form of worshipis unknown, and whohasbeen identified with the Phœnician Eshmun and the Babylonian Tashmitu. As Hamath, thegod's seat ofworship (2Ki. 17:30), was occupied by the Hittites,the deity was ...

Google previewThe Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1 (2010)

Revised Full-Color Edition by Merrill C. Tenney

Ashima uhshi”muh ( H860, possibly Aram., “the name”). A deity worshiped by the inhabitants of HAMATH who had settled in SAMARIA (2 Ki. 17:30). Some have thought that the name is ...

Google previewBell's New Pantheon; Or, Historical Dictionary of the Gods, Demi-gods, Heroes and Fabulous Personages of Antiquity: Also, of the Images and Idols Adored in the Pagan World; Together with Their Temples, Priests, Altars, Oracles, Fasts, Festivals, Games, &c. As Well as Descriptions of Their Figures, Representations, and Symbols, Collected from Statues, Pictures, Coins, and Other Remains of the Ancients. The Whole Designed to Facilitate the Study of Mythology, History, Poetry, Painting, Statuary, Medals, &c. &c. And Compiled from the Best Authorities. Richly Embellished with Characteristic Prints. In Two Volumes. Vol. 1. [- 2.] (1790)

ASHIMA, the name of an idol worshipped by the people of Hamath ...

Google previewA Dictionary and Concordance of the Names of Persons and Places and of Some of the More Remarkable Terms which Occur in the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments (1869)

Ashima. (NCW«,. A-shi-ma). The name of an idol which was worshipped by the inhabitants of Hamath, and by them set up in those cities of Israel to which they had been transported by Shalmaneser. 2 Kings 17. 30. the men of Hamath made A.

Google previewZondervan Illustrated Bible Dictionary (2011)

by J. D. Douglas, Merrill C. Tenney

Ashima. uh-shi ́muh ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Bible (1861)

Comprising Its Antiquities, Biography, and Natural History by William Smith

ASHIMA (RpoN Aguá0; Asima), a god worshipped by the people of Hamath. The worship was introduced into Samaria by the Hamathite colonists whom Shalmanezer settled in that land (2 K. xvii. 30). The name occurs only in this single ...

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Scrabble value of A1S1H4I1M3A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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