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  1. Ashernoun

    Eighth son of Jacob, by his wife's handmaid Zilpah.

  2. Ashernoun

    One of the Israelite tribes, descended from Asher.

  3. ashernoun

    A member of the alt.suicide.holiday newsgroup, which deals with the topics of suicide and depression.

  4. Etymology: Old Testament אָשֵׁר (asher), a son of Jacob.


  1. Asher

    Asher (Hebrew: אָשֵׁר ’Āšēr), in the Book of Genesis, was the last of the two sons of Jacob and Zilpah (Jacob's eighth son) and the founder of the Tribe of Asher.


  1. Asher

    Asher, in the Book of Genesis, is the second son of Jacob and Zilpah, and the founder of the Tribe of Asher.

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  1. earsh, hares, harse, hears, rheas, share, shear

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Asher in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Asher in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Asher in a Sentence

  1. Josie Rock:

    I knew right then and there that Asher had cancer. It was chilling to say the least. He was just a baby.

  2. Tomas Olson:

    At first we gave him [Asher] chemotherapy intravenous and the ophthalmologist used lasers on the spots [on his eye] and there were responses. He finished chemo in 2015. The problem with retinoblastoma is it can pop up in other places. Over time, he had a few new ones pop up and they werelasered.

  3. Dad Russell Bleck:

    Baby Asher is now almost 4 months old, we had to move from Kentucky after I was laid off from my job [ recently ].

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  • Mark T. Orenstein
    Mark T. Orenstein
    Also more commonly than a proper name:
    that, which, whom ; who ; as regards, in regard to ; באשר - with respect to, with regard to ; מאשר - than, rather than, compared to
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the trait of showing courage and determination in spite of possible loss or injury
  • A. pluck
  • B. arborolatry
  • C. secession
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