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Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. AW-seh(Swedish)

Meaning & History

Danish and Norwegian form of ÅSA, as well as a Swedish variant. It was used by the Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen in his play Peer Gynt (1867), where it belongs to the mother of the title character.