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Asha

[uhsh-uh] /ˈʌʃ ə/
noun, Zoroastrianism.
1.
the cosmic principle of order, justice, righteousness, and truth.
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  • The people gave thanks to Mazda, the God, and Asha proclaimed him to all the city.

    The Sun King Gaston Derreaux
  • Asha pondered for only a moment, then turned in anger upon the woman, Too-che.

    The Sun King Gaston Derreaux
  • O wise Asha, I will entreat that friendship may display itself through the stars.

  • The divine one asked Asha "Hast thou appointed a guardian over this people to defend them from evil?"

  • How are we to chase away the lies, how shall I put the lies into the hand of Asha (Truthfulness)?

  • Feeling very foolish, but unable to refuse for some mysterious reason, Asha bent and picked up the child.

    The Sun King Gaston Derreaux
  • Asha took himself out, then, and made his way sadly along the crowded streets to his home.

    The Sun King Gaston Derreaux
  • Now Asha was filled with wonder, and asked the babe of many abstruse things, receiving answers beyond his understanding.

    The Sun King Gaston Derreaux
Related Abbreviations for Asha

ASHA

1.
American School Health Association
2.
American Social Health Association
3.
American Speech-Language and Hearing Association
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