אשׁר אשׁר 


'ashar; aw-shar' or 'asher



Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 183

KJV Translation Count — 16x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: blessed (7), lead (2), go (2), guide (1), happy (2), leaders (1), relieve (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to go straight, walk, go on, advance, make progress
a. (Qal) to go straight on, make progress
b. (Piel)
1. to go straight on, advance
2. to lead on (causative)
3. to set right, righten
4. to pronounce happy, call blessed
c. (Pual)
1. to be advanced, be led on
2. to be made happy, be blessed

Strong's Definitions

'ashar, aw-shar'; or asher, aw-share'; a primitive root; to be straight (used in the widest sense, especially to be level, right, happy); figuratively, to go forward, be honest, proper: — (call, be) bless(-ed, happy), go, guide, lead, relieve.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Leah said, H833 am I, for the daughters will call me H833: and she called his name Asher.


When the ear heard me, then it H833 me; and when the eye saw me, it gave witness to me:


The LORD will preserve him, and keep him alive; and he shall be H833 upon the earth: and thou wilt not deliver him unto the will of his enemies.


His name shall endure for ever: his name shall be continued as long as the sun: and men shall be H833 in him: all nations shall call him H833.


She is a tree of life to them that lay hold upon her: and H833 is every one that retaineth her.


Enter not into the path of the wicked, and H833 not in the way of evil men.


Forsake the foolish, and live; and H833 in the way of understanding.


Hear thou, my son, and be wise, and H833 thine heart in the way.


Her children arise up, and call her H833; her husband also, and he praiseth her.


My dove, my undefiled is but one; she is the only one of her mother, she is the choice one of her that bare her. The daughters saw her, and H833 her; yea, the queens and the concubines, and they praised her.