Asher – Scary Mommy


Of Hebrew origin, from a character in the Old Testament, Asher means “happy, fortunate, blessed,” which is literally THE perfect meaning since that’s exactly what everybody wants their kids to be.


Ash, which is especially cool if he turns out to be a Pokémon fan.

Famous people named Asher:

Actors Asher Book and Asher Angel; painter Asher Durand; architect Asher Benjamin; rapper Asher Roth.

Fun fact:

Asher is the middle name of Judd Asher Nelson, best known as perennially-cool bad boy John Bender from The Breakfast Club.

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