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Girl Name: Assunta

Name: Assunta
Pronunciation: \a-ssun-ta, ass(u)-nta\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into Heaven)
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Asante, Asenath, Yacinta, Jacinta, Jacenta, Jocinta
Similar Names: Ashuntae, Ashaunta, Ashanta
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2964


Assunta \a-ssun-ta, ass(u)-nta\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Assunta is "Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into Heaven)". Italian name. The feast of the Assumption is celebrated on August 15. The Spanish form, Asunci?see Asuncion) is also used as a girl's name.

Baby names that sound like Assunta are Asante, Asenath, Yacinta, Jacinta, Jacenta and Jocinta. Other similar baby names are Ashuntae, Ashaunta and Ashanta.


Assunta is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2964 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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