Åsa

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See also: asa, Asa, ASA, asà, Ása, Aşa, așa, äsä, asā, aša, ašā, and אסא

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse Ása, short form of female compound names beginning with the element áss, óss (god). First recorded as a (revived) given name in Sweden in 1888. Cognate with Danish and Norwegian Aase, Åse.

Proper noun[edit]

Åsa

  1. A female given name.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [1] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 37 515 females with the given name Åsa living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1970s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.