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The name Asia is of Modern English origin, and means Asia.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Asia has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Asia
Use of the Name Asia for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
22,999 22,999 22,832 13,690 6,499 2,631 1,272
The table below indicates the number of times the name Asia has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Asia first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1979, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Asia
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1979895167  
1980939159  
1981867178  
1982741227  
1983560324  
1984569322  
1985591329  
1986530384  
1987524390  
1988415563  
1989311811  
1990299922  
19912551,094  
19922511,107  
19932481,120  
19942341,212  
19952181,292  
19962001,446  
19971951,530  
19982061,507  
19992261,416  
20002211,418  
20012521,264  
20022651,186  
20032381,359  
20042471,272  
Totals:  22,999 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Asia as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Asia appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 26 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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