Asa - girls name

Asa name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 29%

Asa name meaning:

The name Asa is of Hebrew origin and has a rich history and meaning. In Hebrew, Asa means "physician" or "healer." It is derived from the root word "asa", which translates to "to heal" or "to cure." Asa is a biblical name, mentioned both in the Old Testament and the New Testament. In the Bible, Asa was the name of a righteous king of Judah who was known for his religious reforms and his trust in God.

The name Asa carries connotations of strength, wisdom, and compassion. It symbolizes someone who has the ability to bring healing and restoration to others, both physically and metaphorically. Asa is often associated with qualities such as empathy, kindness, and a deep sense of responsibility towards others. People with the name Asa often possess a nurturing and caring nature, and they are often drawn to professions that involve helping others, such as medicine or counseling.

With its biblical roots and its meaning of healing, the name Asa carries a timeless and powerful significance.

Origin: Hebrew

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Unisex names

Related names

Asa , Ase, Ashanti , Asif , Asiph

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Overall UK ranking: 3961 out of 5581

5 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (792)

Historical popularity of Asa

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