The meaning of the name Asa is Physician. The origin of the name Asa is Hebrew. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Also a Japanese name meaning "Born at Dawn." Asa is a biblical character, the son of Abijam, and the third king of the Kingdom of Judah. Asa Buchanan was a beloved character from the U.S. soap opera, "One Life to Live."