What does Asa mean?
Asa /asa/ [2 sylls.] 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.Kreatif forms: Aiasa, Asaae, Asaai. [more]
How popular is Asa?
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. in the 1880s, 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.