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Asher (Hebrew: אשר, ʼĀshēr; Greek: Ἀσήρ, Asēr; Latin: Aser; "Name means::happy)", (b. Born::Abib 2252 AM), was the second son of Jacob and Zilpah, the handmaid of Leah. He was the ancestor of the Tribe of Asher (Genesis 30:13 , Genesis 35:26 ).

Entry into Egypt

In Entry into Egypt::Teveth 2298 AM, Asher entered Egypt permanently, having visited Egypt twice before to buy grain during the famine of {{#show: Famine in Egypt|?Began}}-{{#show: Famine in Egypt|?Ended}}. He was 46 years old at the time and had four sons: father of::Jimnah, father of::Ishuah, father of::Isui, and father of::Beriah and a daughter: father of::Serah (Genesis 46:17 ).

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