What does Asuncion mean?
Asuncion \a-sun-cion, as(u)-ncion\ as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Asuncion is "Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into Heaven)". Asunción is a Spanish name. The event commemorated by this name is celebrated in Christian countries on August 15. Also the name of the capital city of Paraguay.
Asuncion has 1 variant: Asencion.
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Assunta.
Asuncion is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2494 out of 4276, Top 58%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#9700 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
The only prominent varying form of Asuncion (#unlisted) is Assunta. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.124%) and are now less widespread. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Asuncion and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)