What does Asa mean?
Asa \a-sa\ 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.
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 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Asa is alike in pronunciation to Asiah, Assa, Assi, Asya, Asyah, Ayisa, Aza, Azia and Isa▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Ada, Aesha, Ag, Agi, Agy, Aisha, Aisia, Aja, Ajo, Aju, Ajua, Aki, Ala, Ama, Ana, Ara▼, Asha, Ashah, Ashia, Asia▼, Asma, Asta, Ava, Aya, Aysha and Azha. These names tend to be more frequently used than Asa.