Gender: Female Meaning of Asherah: "she who treads on the sea" Origin of Asherah: Sumerian goddess

Asherah Origin and Meaning

The name Asherah is a girl's name meaning "she who treads on the sea".

Asherah is probably one of the most ancient of mother goddess symbols, recorded in the pantheons of several civilisations from the tenth century BCE. As the mother to innumerable gods and goddesses, she is often depicted as having the capacity to walk on water, which makes Asherah an excellent choice for a baby born under one of the water signs of the zodiac, including names for Scorpio babies, as well as those born under Pisces and Cancer.

16 names similar to Asherah

These 16 names were selected by our users that were looking for other names like Asherah. If you didn't find an alternative name that you like better than Asherah, try our name generator. It allows you to go beyond the similarities of a name, which can provide a lot of inspiration!

Find other names based on Asherah using our baby name generator.


- this week

Famous People Named Asherah

Pop Culture References for the name Asherah


Log in to leave a comment on Asherah