What does Asa mean?
Asa \a-sa\ as a boys' name (also used less generally as girls' name Asa) is pronounced AY-sah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Asa is "doctor, healer". Biblical: name of the third king of Judah, who reigned for forty years. Made popular by the Puritans in the 17th century.
Asa has 1 variant: Ase.
Asa is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1133 out of 1220, Top 93%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#46083 out of 150436, Top 31%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Asa for boys. Asa reached its top rank of #222 in the U.S. then, and is presently at #522. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Asa is pronounced similarly to Asaya, Esau and Isa. Other recommended similar baby names are Ace, Aias, Ara, Asad, Asaf, Ash, Ashe, Ava, Ax and Axe. These names tend to be less commonly used than Asa.