Asher

noun

Ash·​er ˈa-shər How to pronounce Asher (audio)
: a son of Jacob and the traditional eponymous ancestor of one of the tribes of Israel

Word History

Etymology

Hebrew Āshēr

First Known Use

1530, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Asher was in 1530

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“Asher.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Asher. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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