Given Name ASENATH

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: אָסְנַת (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: AS-ə-nath (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "devoted to the goddess NEITH" in Ancient Egyptian. In the Old Testament this is the name of Joseph's Egyptian wife. She was the mother of Manasseh and Ephraim.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Asenneth (Biblical Greek), 'Asenat (Biblical Hebrew), Aseneth (Biblical Latin), Azeneth (Spanish)


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Entry updated December 8, 2017