Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. O-seh(Swedish)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Norwegian form of Åsa, as well as a Swedish and Danish 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.

Related Names

VariantsAase(Norwegian) Åsa(Swedish) Aase(Danish)
Other Languages & CulturesÁsa(Faroese) Ása(Icelandic) Ása(Old Norse)
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Name Days

Norway: May 2


Entry updated April 25, 2021