What does the name Asia mean? Find out below.
From Ancient Greek Ἀσῐ́ᾱ (Asíā), from Mycenaean Greek 𐀀𐀯𐀹𐀊 (a-si-wi-ja, “Aššuwan”, /aswiyā/), adjective potentially from Hittite 𒀸𒋗𒉿 (Aššuwa, “northwest Anatolia”) or Akkadian 𒀀𒋗 (“to go out, to rise”), a reference to the rising sun, hence “land of the sunrise.”
Asia was also found in the following language(s): Asturian, Corsican, Galician, Indonesian, Italian, Latin, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Romansch, Spanish, and Swahili
Asia Argento is an actress, director, singer, model, dj, writer, greta garbo, orson welles, édith piaf, and gisele bündchen. Her ongoing career started in 1985. Asia was given the name Aria Maria Vittoria Rossa Argento by her parents Dario Argento and Daria Nicolodi on September 20th, 1975 in Rome. Asia is also known as Aria Argento.
Asia was given the name Aasiya Noreen in 1971.
Asia was born on April 4th, 1991 in Long Beach, United States.
Asia Nitollano is a contemporary r&b and pop music singer, dancer, model, cheerleader, singing, dance, model (people), and cheerleading. She was most prominent from 2007 to 2007. Asia was born on February 14th, 1988.
Asia Vieira is an actress. She was most prominent from 1988 to present. Asia was given the name Asia Molly Vieira on May 18th, 1982 in Toronto.
She was most prominent from 2000 to present. Asia was given the name Junelyn Alexis Agcaoili on September 20th, 1983 in Isabela, Basilan, Philippines.
Abdul was born on November 29th, 1933. Abdul is also known as Flying Bird of Asia. He breathed his last breath on March 10th, 1988.
Planet Asia is a hip hop music musician. He was most active from 1995 to 1995. Planet was given the name Jason Green on October 24th, 1976 in Fresno, California. Planet is also known as King Medallions.
Daniel was born on June 27th, 1953.
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|█||Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander||26.57%||4.85%|
|█||American Indian and Alaska Native||0.00%||0.69%|
|█||Two or More Ethnicities||0.00%||1.76%|
|█||Hispanic or Latino||22.38%||16.26%|
People with the last name Asia are most frequently White, African American, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino