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The border between Asia and the region of Oceania is usually placed somewhere in the Malay Archipelago.The Maluku Islands in Indonesia are often considered to lie on the border of southeast Asia, with New Guinea, to the east of the islands, being wholly part of Oceania.Whether all uses and all forms of the name derive also from the Latin of the Roman Empire is much less certain.
The latter had suggested the Emba River as the lower boundary.
From the time of Herodotus a minority of geographers have rejected the three-continent system (Europe, Africa, Asia) on the grounds that there is no or is no substantial physical separation between them.
For example, Sir Barry Cunliffe, the emeritus professor of European archeology at Oxford, argues that Europe has been geographically and culturally merely "the western excrescence of the continent of Asia".
Almost all of Europe and the better part of Asia sit atop the Eurasian Plate, adjoined on the south by the Arabian and Indian Plate and with the easternmost part of Siberia (east of the Chersky Range) on the North American Plate.
The place name "Asia" in various forms in a large number of modern languages is of unknown ultimate provenience.