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 Asuka

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  • According to a user from Alabama, United States, the name Asuka is of Japanese origin and means "Fragrance of Tomorrow".

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  1. A Japanese female given name

Asuka was also found in the following language(s): Japanese

Notable Persons Named Asuka

Asuka Langley Soryu is an animanga character.


Asuka was born on December 5th, 1986 in Niigata Prefecture.


Asuka was born on October 8th, 1982 in Tokyo.


Asuka Hinoi is a singing and singer. Asuka was born on January 8th, 1991.


Asuka was born on November 19th, 1995 in Komaki.


Asuka Nishi is a voice acting and voice actress. She has been prominent since 2008. Asuka was born on February 10th, 1988 in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Asuka

Lioness Asuka is a wrestler. Lioness was born on July 28th, 1963 in Tokyo.


Rin was born in 1991.


Shinn Asuka is an animanga character.


Fun Facts about the name Asuka

  • How Popular is the name Asuka? Asuka is the 36,882nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Asuka have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 98 babies born with the first name Asuka in the United States. That's more than enough people named Asuka 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 Asuka? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1982 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Asuka first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Asuka is Monday, October 26th, 1936.
  • What year had the most people named Asuka born? The highest recorded use of the first name Asuka was in 1993 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Random Asuka Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Asuka is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Asuka: Your name in reverse order is Akusa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Akaus. 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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