First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Assa

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Alt. Meaning

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

S is for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

A is for able, for you surely are.

Notable Persons Named Assa


Notable Persons With the Last Name Assa

Alberto was born on May 6th, 1909. He left this life on March 13th, 1996.


Yerahmiel was born on March 7th, 1919 in Soviet Union. He breathed his last breath on October 11th, 2011.


Arthur Assa is a soccer player for the Persegres Gresik United, PS Mojokerto Putra, Persih Tembilahan, Persekabpas Pasuruan, Deltras F.C., and PPSM Kartika Nusantara. Arthur was born on January 6th, 1984 in Manado. Arthur is also known as Arthurito.


Alphonse Assa is an athlete for the Rahian Kermanshah F.C.


Kef-Ale Assa is an athlete for the C.H. Star.


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Popularity of Assa as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Assa U.S.
  White 69.82% 64.26%
  African American 11.83% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 7.10% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.55% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Assa

People with the last name Assa are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Assa

  • How Popular is the name Assa? Assa is the 58,763rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Assa was the 105,600th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Assa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 24 babies born with the first name Assa in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Assa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2002 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Assa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Assa is Wednesday, June 16th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Assa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Assa was in 2007 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Random Assa Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Assa is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Assa: Your name in reverse order is Assa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Saas. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Assa? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 169 people with the last name Assa.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Assa? Assa is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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).
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