Asher Name 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.

List of People with Surname Asher

Based on our public records, there are a total of 11,795 people with the surname Asher. Among these people surnamed Asher, there are approximately 803 distinct names, with an average of 14 people who share the same name. David Asher, Robert Asher and John Asher are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Asher, with 217, 208 and 195 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Kentucky has the most people surnamed Asher, with a total of 1,362 people, and there are a total of 473 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Asher, with a total of 1,117 people and an average of 414 distinct names.