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Gender: F Pronunciation: AHS-tah Meaning of Asta: "divine strength" Origin of Asta: Norwegian "divine strength"

This Scandinavian name was made famous in English-speaking countries as the name of the dog in the "Thin Man" series. Danish actress Asta Nielsen was another famous bearer. Asta can be considered as a short form of Astrid or Augusta.

Famous People Named Asta

Asta Sofie Amalie Nielsen, Danish-German actress
Asta Elisabeth Backman (born Agda Elisabeth Inberg), Finnish actress
Asta Hansen, Danish actress
Asta Evelyn Binnie-Ireland, Australian singer-songwriter

Pop Culture References for the name Asta

Asta, dog in the "Thin Man" film series

Astra, Esther, Hadassah, Asti, Hester, Astera, Stella, Estrella, Estella, Etoile, Asteria