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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Asaph

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International Interest
  1. An early Welsh bishop and saint

Notable Persons Named Asaph

Asaph was born on October 15th, 1829 in Goshen, Connecticut. He breathed his last breath on November 22nd, 1907.



Asaph Schwapp was a football player. His most notable accomplishments were from 2010 to 2010. Asaph was born on January 26th, 1987. He died on May 8th, 2013.


Asaph was born in 1826. He breathed his last breath in 1879.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Asaph

Saint Asaph was a saint. He holds the title Bishop. Saint was born in 6 in what is now Northern England. He left this life on May 1st, 0596.


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Fun Facts about the name Asaph

  • How Popular is the name Asaph? Asaph is the 25,462nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Asaph have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 222 babies born with the first name Asaph in the United States. That's more than enough people named Asaph 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 Asaph? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1988 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Asaph first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Asaph is Monday, August 13th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Asaph born? The highest recorded use of the first name Asaph was in 2014 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Asaph: Your name in reverse order is Hpasa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aahps. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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