nis'-rok, niz'-rok (nicrokh): The Assyrian god in whose temple Sennacherib was worshipping when put to death by his sons (2Ki 19:37; Isa 37:38). The name is not found elsewhere. Some identify him with Asshur, the national deity.
⇒See a list of verses on NISROCH in the Bible.
See BABYLONIA AND ASSYRIA,RELIGION OF .