And Leah said, Happy am I, for the daughters will call me blessed: and she called his name Asher.
And the sons of Zilpah, Leah's handmaid; Gad, and Asher: these [are] the sons of Jacob, which were born to him in Padanaram.
And the sons of Asher; Jimnah, and Ishuah, and Isui, and Beriah, and Serah their sister: and the sons of Beriah; Heber, and Malchiel.
Out of Asher his bread [shall be] fat, and he shall yield royal dainties.
Dan, and Naphtali, Gad, and Asher.
Of Asher; Pagiel the son of Ocran.
Of the children of Asher, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;
Those that were numbered of them, [even] of the tribe of Asher, [were] forty and one thousand and five hundred.
And those that encamp by him [shall be] the tribe of Asher: and the captain of the children of Asher [shall be] Pagiel the son of Ocran.
On the eleventh day Pagiel the son of Ocran, prince of the children of Asher, [offered]:
And over the host of the tribe of the children of Asher [was] Pagiel the son of Ocran.
Of the tribe of Asher, Sethur the son of Michael.
[Of] the children of Asher after their families: of Jimna, the family of the Jimnites: of Jesui, the family of the Jesuites: of Beriah, the family of the Beriites.
And the name of the daughter of Asher [was] Sarah.
These [are] the families of the sons of Asher according to those that were numbered of them; [who were] fifty and three thousand and four hundred.
And the prince of the tribe of the children of Asher, Ahihud the son of Shelomi.
And these shall stand upon mount Ebal to curse; Reuben, Gad, and Asher, and Zebulun, Dan, and Naphtali.
And of Asher he said, [Let] Asher [be] blessed with children; let him be acceptable to his brethren, and let him dip his foot in oil.
And the coast of Manasseh was from Asher to Michmethah, that [lieth] before Shechem; and the border went along on the right hand unto the inhabitants of Entappuah.
Southward [it was] Ephraim's, and northward [it was] Manasseh's, and the sea is his border; and they met together in Asher on the north, and in Issachar on the east.
And Manasseh had in Issachar and in Asher Bethshean and her towns, and Ibleam and her towns, and the inhabitants of Dor and her towns, and the inhabitants of Endor and her towns, and the inhabitants of Taanach and her towns, and the inhabitants of Megiddo and her towns, [even] three countries.
And the fifth lot came out for the tribe of the children of Asher according to their families.
This [is] the inheritance of the tribe of the children of Asher according to their families, these cities with their villages.
And [then] the coast turneth westward to Aznothtabor, and goeth out from thence to Hukkok, and reacheth to Zebulun on the south side, and reacheth to Asher on the west side, and to Judah upon Jordan toward the sunrising.
And the children of Gershon [had] by lot out of the families of the tribe of Issachar, and out of the tribe of Asher, and out of the tribe of Naphtali, and out of the half tribe of Manasseh in Bashan, thirteen cities.
And out of the tribe of Asher, Mishal with her suburbs, Abdon with her suburbs,
Neither did Asher drive out the inhabitants of Accho, nor the inhabitants of Zidon, nor of Ahlab, nor of Achzib, nor of Helbah, nor of Aphik, nor of Rehob:
Gilead abode beyond Jordan: and why did Dan remain in ships? Asher continued on the sea shore, and abode in his breaches.
And he sent messengers throughout all Manasseh; who also was gathered after him: and he sent messengers unto Asher, and unto Zebulun, and unto Naphtali; and they came up to meet them.
And the men of Israel gathered themselves together out of Naphtali, and out of Asher, and out of all Manasseh, and pursued after the Midianites.
Baanah the son of Hushai [was] in Asher and in Aloth:
Dan, Joseph, and Benjamin, Naphtali, Gad, and Asher.
And to the sons of Gershom throughout their families out of the tribe of Issachar, and out of the tribe of Asher, and out of the tribe of Naphtali, and out of the tribe of Manasseh in Bashan, thirteen cities.
And out of the tribe of Asher; Mashal with her suburbs, and Abdon with her suburbs,
The sons of Asher; Imnah, and Isuah, and Ishuai, and Beriah, and Serah their sister.
All these [were] the children of Asher, heads of [their] father's house, choice [and] mighty men of valour, chief of the princes. And the number throughout the genealogy of them that were apt to the war [and] to battle [was] twenty and six thousand men.
And of Asher, such as went forth to battle, expert in war, forty thousand.
Nevertheless divers of Asher and Manasseh and of Zebulun humbled themselves, and came to Jerusalem.
And by the border of Dan, from the east side unto the west side, a [portion for] Asher.
And by the border of Asher, from the east side even unto the west side, a [portion for] Naphtali.
At the west side four thousand and five hundred, [with] their three gates; one gate of Gad, one gate of Asher, one gate of Naphtali.
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