What does Asha mean?
Asha /asha/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Asha's root is Arabic, and Asha means "alive and well". Asha is a version of Aisha (Arabic): also possibly means "life" in Swahili. Osha is a conventional surname.
Asha has 34 variants: Aayshah, Aeesha, Aeeshah, Aeisha, Aesha, Aeshah, Aiesha, Aieshah, Aishah, Aishia, Ashah, Ashia, Ashiah, Ayeesha, Ayeeshah, Ayeisha, Ayeishah, Ayesha, Ayisha, Ayishah, Aysha, Ieasha, Ieashah, Ieashia, Ieashiah, Ieesha, Ieeshah, Ieeshia, Ieeshiah, Iesha▼, Ieshah, Isha, Yiesha and Yieshah.
Asha has 26 more different forms via Aisha: Aishatu, Aisia, Aisiah, Asia▼, Asiah, Ayeesa, Ayeesah, Ayeisa, Ayeisah, Ayisa, Ayisah, Ayisat, Ayshe, Ihisha, Maisha, Miesha, Myesha, Niesha, Taisha, Takisha, Teisha, Tiesha, Tinisha, Tyesha▼, Tyisha and Tynisha.Kreatif forms: Ashaai, Ashaau, Auasha. [more]
How popular is Asha?
Asha is a very prominent first name for females (#1947 out of 4276, Top 46%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Asha for girls. Asha was first listed in 1990 and reached its peak rank of #840 in the U.S. in the year 1992, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Aisha (#559 the previous year), Asia (#806), Tyesha, Tiesha, Iesha and Miesha are the prominent related forms of Asha listed in the Top 1000. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in 1991 (usage of 0.3557%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.0907%, down 74.5%), with the forms Asia, Iesha and Tyesha becoming less trendy. Aisha (#559) is the most trendy baby name in this list. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Asha and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Asha is alike in pronunciation to Usha. Other suggested similar baby names are Aja, Ajua, Asa, Ase, Ashla, Ashra, Asma, Assa, Assi, Asta, Asya, Asyah, Atha, Aza, Azha and Azia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Asha.