meaning of Asher

Asher meaning in Names Dictionary

Lucky, blessed, delighted.
Name Origin: Hebrew
Name Gender: Male

Asher meaning in Etymology Dictionary

masc. appropriate name, biblical child of Jacob (additionally the name of a tribe descended from him), from Hebrew, virtually "happy."

Sentence Examples with the word Asher

Throughout the Old Testament history, however, Galilee as a whole cannot be said to have a history; the unit of territorial subdivision was tribal rather than provincial, and though such important events as those associated with the names of Barak, Gideon, Gilboa, Armageddon, took place within its borders, yet these belong rather to the histories of Issachar, Zebulon, Asher or Naphtali, whose territories together almost correspond with Galilee, than to the province itself.

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