A place name, which itself is possibly derived from the Akkadian word "esu," meaning "east." But even if you name your daughter after its continent of origin, she'll still probably turn her nose up at sushi and Chinese food. At least for the first few years. Because kids are picky AF.


Asia is pretty much it.

Famous people named Asia:

Reality TV personality Asia Ray; actress/director Asia Argento.

Fun fact:

In Greek mythology, Asia was the mother of Atlas and Prometheus.

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