A God of the Hamathites mentioned in 2Kings 17:30 of the Old Testament.
Many attempts have been made to identify him with other Gods of the region. The most plausible theory states that he's a local River God named after the river Ashmaya. But no-one really knows and, after all this time, poor old ASHIMA is well and truly buried in obscurity.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Area or people : Samaria
Location : the Middle-East
Gender : Male
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 90
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