Given Name ASHER

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: אָשֵׁר (Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: A-shər (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "happy, blessed" in Hebrew. Asher in the Old Testament is a son of Jacob by Leah's handmaid Zilpah, and the ancestor of one of the twelve tribes of Israel. The meaning of his name is explained in Genesis 30:13.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Aser (Biblical Greek), Aser (Biblical Latin)


actresses, biblical, feelings, happiness, sons of Jacob, trendy, twelve tribes of Israel
Entry updated December 8, 2017