Meaning and Origin of: Asher
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First name origins & meanings:
- Hebrew : Fortunate
First name variations
Last name origin & meaning:
- English (mainly Sussex and Hampshire) : topographic name denoting someone dwelling by an ash tree, from Middle English asche ‘ash tree’ + the habitational suffix -er.
- Jewish : from the Hebrew personal name Asher ‘blessed’.
- Americanized spelling of German Ascher.