Ashurnasirpal II

Ashurnasirpal II
/ah'shoor nah"zir pahl'/, ("the Merciless")
died 859? B.C., warrior king of Assyria 884?-859 B.C. Also, Assurnasirpal II, Ashur-nasir-apal II /ah'shoor nah"zir ah pahl'/.

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