Asa is a boy name and means doctor, healer. It is a Hebrew name and its pronunciation is \a-sa\. Other similar names and variants include: Ase. Asa is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1133 out of 1220) and also a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#58701 out of 88799).
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Based on our intensive research on international Census data we identified the number of babies named Asa over the years and Asa's popularity rank:

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Famous actors named Asa and their movies

Asa Butterfield
Asa Butterfield

Born on April 01, 1997

  • Age: 25
  • Birth sign: Aries
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 8
Ender's Game

Ender's Game

Directed by: Gavin Hood

Starring: Harrison Ford, Asa Butterfield, Hailee Steinfeld, Abigail Breslin

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

Directed by: Mark Herman

Starring: Asa Butterfield, David Thewlis, Rupert Friend, Zac Mattoon O'Brien

Country: United States of America

Time Freak

Directed by: Andrew Bowler

Starring: Sophie Turner, Asa Butterfield, Skyler Gisondo, Will Peltz



Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Asa Butterfield, Chloë Grace Moretz, Christopher Lee, Ben Kingsley

Country: United States of America

Asa Maynor
Asa Maynor
  • No. of movies: 1
Man Beast

Man Beast

Directed by: Jerry Warren

Starring: Rock Madison, Asa Maynor, George Skaff, Tom Maruzzi

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Asa a popular name?

Over the years Asa was most popular in 2017. According to the latest US census information Asa ranks #927th while according to Asa ranks #5th.

How popular is the name Asa?

According to the US census in 2018, 634 boys were born named Asa, making Asa the #507th name more popular among boy names. In 2017 Asa had the highest rank with 663 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Asa?

Asa is #507th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Asa more popular ?

The name Asa was more popular in 2017 with 663 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Asa

The last time a baby was named Asa was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Asa?

In 2020 there were 634 baby boys named Asa.

Who is a famous person named Asa?

There a several famous people named Asa, for example actor Asa Butterfield, actor Asa Maynor.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Asa?

A famous actor/actress named Asa is Asa Butterfield, starring in 4 movies, including Ender's Game and The Boy in the Striped Pajamas.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Asa?

There are 2 actors named Asa including Asa Butterfield and Asa Maynor who appeared in movies such as Ender's Game and Man Beast.