Ashur \a-shur\ as a boy's name is of Kiswahili and Arabic origin, and the meaning of Ashur is "a month of the Islamic calendar". In Assyrian, the name Ashur refers to the Assyrian warrior god, the people and their first major city. It may possibly mean "the beginning". Ashur was used as part of a compound name for various Assyrian kings.
Ashur has 1 variant form: Asher.