Meaning and Origin of: Asta

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Greek : Star
  • Old Norse : Super strength

Family name origins & meanings

  • Southern Italian : habitational name from a place in Sicily called Asta.
  • Southern Italian : perhaps also from a medieval byname, either a short form of Astancollo (from asta in collo ‘lance in neck’), or directly from asta ‘lance’.