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What does Asante mean?

Asante Pronunciation of Asante [as-ante] as a name for girls is of Ghanaian derivation. Asante is a version of Ashanti (Ghanaian).


12 related forms via Ashanti: Ashanta, Ashantae, Ashantay, Ashante, Ashantee, Ashaunta, Ashaunte, Ashauntee, Ashaunti, Ashuntae, Shantee and Shanti.

Creative forms:
(female) Anante, ..

(male) Asando, Asanne, ..

Middle name pairings:
Asante Caitlin (A.C.), ..

How popular is Asante?

Asante is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#30023 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Ashante and Ashanti (#1473 a year ago) are the popular variation forms of Asante (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Ashanta, are uncommon. These forms of Asante were at the top of their popularity a decade ago (adoption of 0.18%) and have become much less conventional since (adoption 0.01%, 96.7%), with the form Ashanti becoming less fashionable. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ashante, Ashanti in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Asante and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Adaire, Adana, Adare, Adine, Agape, Agata, Agate, Agatta, Agave, Alanah, Alane, Alani, Alanis, Alanna, Alanza, Alenne, Alette, Alynne, Amable, Amalee, Amana, Amande, Amandi, Amandie, Amani, Amantha, Amarante, Amata, Analee, Ande, Anette, Antje, Aponee, Arakne (see Arachne), Aranka, Araxie, Arette, Ariane, Arianne, Arinne, Arjane, Armande, Arsania, Aryane, Ase, Asenath, Ashle, Ashlie, Ashlye, Ashni, Ashten, Asianne, Assunta, Asta, Asti, Atalee, Atlante, Avalee, Avana, Avani, Avania, Ayana, Ayanna, Beate, Chante, Isolte, Isotte (see Isolde), Kaite, Marte, Nanete, Osanne, Shante, Ysande, Ysanne and Ysotte. These names tend to be more frequently used than Asante.

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