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Ainur may refer to:

  • Ainur, a given name in several languages, such as Arabic, Kazakh and Albanian. The Turkish version of it is Aynur. It means "moonlight".
  • AINUR (Atlas of Images of Nuclear Rings), catalogue of star-forming ring-shaped regions that circle certain galactic nuclei
  • Ainu (Middle-earth) (plural: Ainur), spirits from J.R.R. Tolkien's fantasy legendarium
  • Ainu people, of Japan and the Russian Far East