Colors Related to this Name: Purple, Lilac, Mavve
Qualities Related to this Name: Creative, Light-Hearted
Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #740 in 2013 and #806 in 2014.
Origin: From Ancient Greek Ἀσῐ́ᾱ (Asíā), from Mycenaean Greek 𐀀𐀯𐀹𐀊 (a-si-wi-ja, “Aššuwan”, /aswiyā/), adjective potentially from Hittite 𒀸𒋗𒉿 (Aššuwa, “northwest Anatolia”) or Akkadian 𒀀𒋗 (“to go out, to rise”), a reference to the rising sun, hence “land of the sunrise.”
-(astronomy) Short for (w 67 Asia), a main belt asteroid.
-(Greek God) A daughter of Oceanus and Tethys, the wife of the Titan, Iapetus, and mother of Atlas, Prometheus, Epimetheus and Menoetius.
-(historical) A province of the Roman Empire located in what is now western Turkey.
-( female name -comes from the place names language-) of modern usage, from the continent.
-( female name)