- 1810-88; U.S. botanist
- 1716-71; Eng. poet
- a masculine name
- Bible a king of Judah, who opposed idolatry: I Kings 15:8-24
Origin of AsaClassical Hebrew (language) asa, literally , healer
- service mark for Amateur Softball Association of America
- American Sociological Association
From Hebrew אָסָא ('asa', “doctor, healer”).