Asherah

Given Name ASHERAH

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

Perhaps derived from Semitic roots meaning "she who walks in the sea". This was the name of a Semitic mother goddess. She was worshipped by the Israelites before the advent of monotheism.

Categories

biblical, fertility deities, goddesses, mother goddesses, mythology, ocean, ocean deities, sea, water
Entry updated July 11, 2018