Ascencion Name Meaning
Ascencion is a Spanish name derived from the Latin ascensio meaning `ascent` and is associated with the Feast of the Ascension, a Christian holiday celebrating Jesus`s ascension into heaven.
- Ascencion Name Origin: Spanish
- Pronunciation: ah-sen-SEE-ohn
- Popularity: Somewhat Popular
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Ascencion Name History
The name became popular in the 16th century when it was used to commemorate the Feast of the Ascension. The first recorded use of the name was in 1536 when the Spanish explorer Alonso de Ojeda named a previously-undiscovered island Ascencion.
Ascencion Name Popularity
Ascencion has been in the top 1000 names for boys in the United States for the past 10 years. It was most popular in 2017 when it was the 860th most popular name for boys in the United States.
Names Similar To Ascencion
Ascencio, Ascencion, Asencion, Asencio