Colors Related to this Name: White, Gray
Qualities Related to this Name: Extroverted, Adventurous
Origin: From Hebrew אֲחַשְׁוֵרוֹשׁ (Akhashverósh) from Old Persian 𐎧𐏁𐎹𐎠𐎼𐏁𐎠 (Xšayāršā, “ruler among kings”). Cognates include Xerxes from Ancient Greek Ξέρξης (Xérxēs), from the same Old Persian name.
-A king of Persia, later identified with Xerxes.
-(non-gloss definition A name given to) the Wandering Jew.