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Headword: *)ashrw/q
Adler number: alpha,4146
Translated headword: Aseroth, Asheroth
Vetting Status: high
Proper name.
Greek Original:
*)ashrw/q: o)/noma ku/rion.
Likewise in ps.-Zonaras and, according to Adler, the Ambrosian Lexicon.
The name is that of a Canaanite fertility goddess -- also called Asherah -- mentioned in the Septuagint (and elsewhere): Numbers 11.35, 12.16, Deuteronomy 2.23, etc.
Keywords: definition; gender and sexuality; geography; mythology; religion
Translated by: William Hutton on 28 March 2002@23:18:51.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (added note and keywords) on 29 March 2002@00:11:24.
Catharine Roth (added reference) on 29 March 2002@00:12:25.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 19 July 2011@06:56:03.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 1 September 2015@08:09:19.


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