Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In Hindu mythol., one of a class of demons in perpetual hostility to the gods: parallel to a Titan or an afrit.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Hind. Myth.) An enemy of the gods, esp. one of a race of demons and giants.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Alternative spelling of Asura.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun earlier a god; later a demon; counterpart of Zoroastrian Ahura

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.