asura definition

  • noun:
    • alternate spelling of Asura.
    • An enemy associated with the gods, esp. one of a race of demons and giants.
    • In Hindu mythol., certainly one of a course of demons in perpetual hostility into the gods: parallel to a Titan or an afrit.
    • earlier a god; later a demon; counterpart of Zoroastrian Ahura
    • alternate spelling of Asura.
    • An enemy of this gods, esp. certainly one of a race of demons and leaders.
    • In Hindu mythol., among a class of demons in perpetual hostility to your gods: parallel to a Titan or an afrit.
    • earlier a god; later on a demon; counterpart of Zoroastrian Ahura

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