What does Asher mean?
Asher /ash-er/ as a boys' name is pronounced ASH-er. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Asher is "happy". Biblical: Asher, the eighth son of Jacob, was blessed with abundance. Brought into English use by the Puritans.
Affiliated boy name: Ashur.
Asher has 1 feminine form: Ashra.Kreatif forms: Aaasher, Asheraa, Asherrow. [more]
How popular is Asher?
Asher is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#2611 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Asher for boys. Asher was first listed in 1992 and reached its top rank of #93 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Thinking of names?
Asher▲ is pronounced similarly to Osher and Usher. Other suggested similar baby names are Abeer, Abner▼, Acer, Adler, Ahern, Alger, Alter, Ameer, Amer, Ammer, Ancher, Ander, Anker, Archer▲, Arther▼, Asael, Asahel, Ase, Aseem, Asen, Ashbel, Ashbey, Ashby, Ashe, Ashely, Ashlen, Ashley▼, Ashli, Ashly, Asiel, Askel, Aspen, Asshe, Avner, Aymer, Fisher▲, Osier, Osker, Ussher and Uther. These names tend to be more commonly used than Asher.