What does Asya mean?
Asya /asya/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Hebrew and Greek derivation, and the name Asya means "He (God) has favored me; sunrise". Asya is an alternate form of Anne (Hebrew): the English variant of Hannah. Asya is also a variant of Asia (Greek).
Asya has 29 more related variations via Anne, Asia: Aine, Aja, Ana▲, Anci, Anet, Anh, Ania, Anica, Anika▲, Anissa▼, Anita▼, Anka, Anke, Anki, Ann▼, Anna, Anni, Anny, Anona, Anuska, Anya▲, Anyu, Ayn, Azha, Hana▼, Nana, Nina, Nita▼ and Nona▼.Kreatif forms: Asyaau, Asyaay, Auasya. [more]
How popular is Asya?
Asya is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Asya is also an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Asya and corresponding names. Popular alternative forms of Asya (not in Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000 are Aine, Aja, Ana (#222 last year), Anika (#519), Anissa, Anita, Ann (#945), Anna (#34), Anne (#553), Anya (#472), Asia (#806), Hana (#841), Nana, Nina (#295), Nita and Nona. Variants like Ayn are seldom used. Usage of these girl names was at its peak during 1930-1939 (usage of 0.4009%) and is now much lower (usage 0.2696%, down 32.8%), with forms such as Ann, Anne, Asia, Hana and Nona falling out of fashion. Ana (#222), Anika (#519) and Anya (#472) are three of the more chic names for newborns among these, with Ana undergoing a resurgence in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Asya is alike in pronunciation to Asa, Assa, Assi, Aza and Isa▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Aesha, Agy, Agye, Aisha▲, Aisia, Ajua, Alya, Amya▼, Arya▲, Ase, Asha, Ashah, Ashia, Asma, Asta, Aya and Aysha. These names tend to be more frequently used than Asya.