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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Asahel

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Alt. Meaning

A is for articulate, a regular wordsmith

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

H is for honest, something you hold dear.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

L is for lucky, who is more?

Notable Persons Named Asahel

Asahel was born on April 21st, 1783. He passed away on May 16th, 1844.


Asahel was born on June 17th, 1774. He breathed his last breath on February 5th, 1839.


Asahel Bush was a publisher. Asahel was born on June 4th, 1824 in Westfield, Massachusetts. He passed away on December 23rd, 1913.


Asahel Gridley was a Member of the Illinois House of Representatives and Member of theIllinois House of Representatives. Asahel was born on April 21st, 1810 in Cazenovia, New York. He died on January 25th, 1881.


Asahel Wellington Jones was a Lieutenant Governor of Ohio and President of Ohio State Bar Association. Asahel was born on September 18th, 1838. He died on October 9th, 1918.


Asahel was born on February 14th, 1809. He left this life on April 4th, 1883.


Fun Facts about the name Asahel

  • How Popular is the name Asahel? Asahel is the 26,940th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Asahel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 199 babies born with the first name Asahel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Asahel to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Asahel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Asahel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Asahel is Sunday, April 12th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Asahel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Asahel was in 2009 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Random Asahel Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Asahel is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Asahel: Your name in reverse order is Lehasa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ehasal. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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