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Asa Meaning


What does Asa mean?

The name Asa is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Asa is "healer, doctor".

It is also of Persian origin, where its meaning is "like, similar to" and Swedish origin, where its meaning is "G-d".

Asa is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 3 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced A-sa.

The Given Name Asa

The occupational name Asa, has a wonderfully refined quality.

Appealing yet elegant, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Wrap it up and take it home, Asa may just be the name you're looking for.

Asa falls into the occupational name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Asa Griggs Candler.

Asa Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 2,389 in baby name popularity for girls with 75 occurrences. It ranked 508 in baby name popularity for boys with 554 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,510 in baby name popularity for girls with 71 occurrences. It ranked 490 in baby name popularity for boys with 590 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Asa has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Asa Name Popularity Page.

Asa Related Names

Famous Asas

  • Asa ~ Judean King (c. 913-c. 873 BCE), Biblical Character (1 Chr. 9:16, 1 Kgs. 15:8)
  • Asa Griggs Candler ~ Business Mogul

Asa Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Asa.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Asa Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Asa in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Asa.

Just for fun, see the name Asa in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Asa in Nautical Flags page.