Asher

    Happy. Son of Jacob, by Zilpah, Leah’s handmaid, Gen. 30:13; blessings of, Gen. 49:20; Deut. 33:24–29; boundaries and inheritance of the tribe, Josh. 17:7, 10–11; 19:24–31, 34; Levite cities in, 21:6, 30; Judg. 1:31–32 (Asherites); 5:17; 6:35; 7:23; 1 Kgs. 4:16; 1 Chr. 6:62, 74; the descendants of, 1 Chr. 7:30–40; 12:36; 2 Chr. 30:11; Ezek. 48:2–3, 34. In New Testament, Anna of tribe of Aser (Asher), Luke 2:36.