Asta

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See also: asta and Ásta

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Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

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  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Brassicaceae — an herb found in Mexico, especially San Luis Potosi.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse Ásta, a medieval diminutive of Ástríðr (hence Astrid).

Proper noun[edit]

Asta

  1. A female given name.

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short form of Astrid, Anastasia and Augusta.

Proper noun[edit]

Asta

  1. A female given name.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Ásta, sometimes also used as a pet form of Augusta or Anastasia.

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Asta

  1. A female given name.

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Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Asta

  1. A female given name of Old Norse origin.

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Asta

  1. A female given name of Old Norse origin, also used as a pet form of Augusta.