What does Asa mean?
Asa [asa] as a girls' name (also used more commonly as boys' name Asa) is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Asa is "goddess". A Scandinavian female name, it is also a male name derived from Hebrew meaning "doctor, healer".
Asa has 1 variant: Ase.Creative forms:
(female) Alsa, Asat, ..
(male) Asak, Asan, .. Middle name pairings:
Asa Dania (A.D.), ..
How popular is Asa?
Asa is a rare given name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#46083 out of 150436, Top 31%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Asa for girls. Asa has yet to make it into the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Asa is alike in pronunciation to Aisiah, Asiah, Assa, Assi, Asya, Asyah, Ayeesa, Ayeisa, Ayisa, Ayisah, Aza, Azia, Essy, Isa and Issy. Other recommended names are Ada▼, Aja, Ala, Ama, Ana, Ara▼, Asha, Asia▼, Asma, Asta, Ava▲ and Aya▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Asa.See names in meaning and etymology.