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Hebrew: אֲשׁוּרִי —transliteration: Ashuwriy —meaning: Asshurim, descendants of Asshur

also known as: Ash'urites

These people are briefly mentioned by this name in Scripture among those over whom Prince Ish-bosheth was made king (2 Samuel 2:9).

This is most logically assumed to refer to the Asherites, that is, the tribe of Asher.

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Article Version: July 13, 2021