• Gender: Male
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Blessed, Happy

What is the meaning of the name Asher?

The name Asher is primarily a male name of Hebrew origin that means Blessed, Happy.

Nicknames for the name Asher include Ash and Ashy. Asher is typically a male name but some folks use it for their baby girls as well.

Actor Judd Nelson's middle name is Asher, as well as playwright Arthur Miller. Asher Keddie is an
Australian actress, which may be the reason it is slowly becoming more popular
for girls.

Asher Levis a fictional character created by Chaim Potok for his novels, My Name is Asher Lev and The Gift of Asher Lev. Asher was also
the second son of Jacob and Zylpah in The Book of Genesis.

Different Spellings of the name Asher:


People who like the name Asher also like:

Liam, Oliver, Levi, Declan, Elijah, Grayson, Ethan, Charlotte, Amelia, Ava, Scarlett, Violet, Audrey, Olivia

Names like Asher:

Azra, Azura, Azure, Azhar, Akira, Aquaria, Azaria, Assar, Akari, Aguirre, Aishwarya, Ashra, Akihiro, Ausra, Aesara, Aegir

Stats for the Name Asher

checkmark Asher is currently #1 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Asher is currently #19 in U.S. births