What is the meaning of the name Asher?
The name Asher is primarily a gender-neutral name of Hebrew origin that means Blessed, Happy.
Nicknames for the name Asher include Ash and Ashy. Actor Judd Nelson's middle name is Asher, as well as playwright Arthur Miller. Asher Keddie is an Australian actress known for her roles in X-Men Origins: Wolverine and Offspring.
Asher Lev is 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.