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Girl Names Ending with -sa

Sa ending baby names and what they mean, with 221 results. -sa names are used more often as feminine names. Adoption of these girl names was at its highest in the 1970s (USAGE OF 6.42%) and is now much lower (USAGE 0.87%, 86% LESS), with names like Brisa going out of style. Jessa (#546), Tessa (#209), Elisa (#486) and Janessa (#721) are four of the more fashionable birth names in this list, while Pesa (TOP 32%) and Essa (28%) are popular -sa last names.

-sa names

Adalgisa - Anissa | Anissa - Carissa | Carissa - Corisa | Cressa - Eloisa | Elsa - Jaleesa | Jaleesa - Karissa | .. - .. | Zsuzsa

Adalgisa - Anissa

From Old German word. "Noble, precious promise." Rare, with the common feminine -isa ending for Adalgisa, like Aloisa.

Alice and variants

Lyssa1, Lissa1, Ilyssa1, Ilysa, Illyssa, Ellsa, Elsa1, Ellissa, Elissa, Alyssa1, Alysa1, Allissa1, Allyssa1, Alissa1, Alisa1, Alaisa, Adelisa1
Forms of Alice. Derivative of Old German language. "Noble, exalted." Aissa is also a somewhat popular birth name.

Stems fr. French language. A blend of Adela and Lisa. Uncommon, but Adelisa is similar to common surnames Apisa (TOP 87%), Aleksa (60%), which also end with -sa. See also Adelita.

Agnes and variants

Neysa, Nevsa, Nessa, Inessa, Annisa1, Anessa1, Anissa1, Agnessa
Var. of Agnes. Based on Greek element. "Pure, holy." Nessa occurs often (UPPER 35%) as a surname.

Ailsa and variants

Ailsa, var. Elsa2
Derived fr. Old Norse. "Island of Alfsigr." Ailsa is unusual as a birth name.

Alicia and variants

Alyssa2, Alysa2, Allysa1, Alissa2, Alisa2, Aleesa
Forms of Alicia. Root fr. Old German element. "Noble, exalted." Alisa, Alissa and Alyssa are in the Top 2000.


Form of Alexis. Derivative of Greek. "Defender." Alessa was favored as a baby name in 2015. See also Alisia.

Form of Alessandra. Origin fr. Greek element. Italian and Spanish form of Alexandra. A familiar girls' name. See also Alexia.

Alisa and variants

Alisa3, var. Alyssa3, Allysa2, Allissa2, Allisa, Alissa3
Derived fr. Hebrew. "Great happiness." Adoption of Alisa, Alyssa, etc. as baby names in 2015 was down 20.5% compared to the year before.

Sinisa, Allessa
Forms of Alexandra. Stems fr. Greek. "Man's defender." Sinsa and Sinsi are creative forms.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -sa names: Alessa, Alisa, Alissa, Allissa, Allysa

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -sa names: Allyssa, Alysa, Alyssa, Anessa, Anisa

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -sa names: Anissa, Annalisa, Anyssa, Elissa, Eloisa

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -sa names: Elsa, Lissa, Louisa, Luisa, Lyssa

Louise and variants

Luisa, Lovisa, Louisa, Lluisa, Heloisa, Aloisa, Eloisa
Forms of Louise. Derivative of Old German element. "Famous warrior." Usage of Aloisa and variants as girls' names in 2015 was up 80.5% compared to the previous decade.

Derived fr. Old German word. "Ready for battle." Not in popularity charts. See also Alanza.

Alyssa and variants

Alyssa4, var. Lyssa2, Lissa2, Ilyssa2, Illissa, Alysa3, Allissa3, Allyssa2, Alissa4
Source fr. Greek language. "Rational." Alyssa and forms were favored by parents 2 decades ago and are now less widespread, with Alissa becoming less fashionable.

Form of Amaris. Based on Hebrew. "Promised by God." Amarissa is not in the Top 2000.

Amisa, var. Amissa
Derived fr. Hebrew word. "Companion, friend." Amira, Amina are familiar last names.

Var. of Ana. Based on Hebrew. "Favored grace." Not Top 2000 name.

Var. of Andrea. Source fr. Greek element. "Manly, virile." Uncommon. Andresa, similar to Aleesa, has the feminine-sounding -esa ending.

Annis and variants

Anyssa, Annisa2, Anissa2, Anessa2
Var. of Annis. Origin fr. Greek. "Satisfaction." Anissa is a familiar (TOP 33%) women's name, whereas Anessa, Annisa and Anyssa are scarce.

Anisa and variants

Anisa, var. Annissa
Source fr. Arabic, Persian, Iranian. "Pleasant companion; like love." Anisa is a commonly occurring (UPPER 78%) women's name, whereas Annissa is uncommonly used.

Anne and variants

Annalisa, Anissa3
Forms of Anne. From Hebrew element. "He (God) has favored me." Annalisa is in the Top 2000.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -sa names for girls.

1. Adalgisa - Anissa
Adalgisa, Alice [Lyssa, ..], Adelisa, Agnes [Neysa, ..], Ailsa [Elsa], Alicia [Alyssa, ..], Alexis [Alessa], Alessandra [Alessa], Alisa [Alyssa, ..], Alexandra [Sinisa, ..], Louise [Luisa, ..], Alonsa, Alyssa [Lyssa, ..], Amaris [Amarissa], Amisa [Amissa], Ana [Anarosa], Andrea [Andresa], Annis [Anyssa, ..], Anisa [Annissa], Anne [Annalisa, ..]

Anice [Anissa], Annalisa [Annissa, ..], Aretha [Arethusa], Arethusa, Arlise [Arlissa], Arnelle [Arnessa], Asa, Astrid [Assa], Audrey [Audessa], Aisha [Ayisa, ..], Azucena [Azusa], Beatrice [Beeatrissa, ..], Bella [Bellissa], Berenice [Bernessa, ..], Bernadette [Bernessa], Brisa [Bryssa, ..], Calista [Calyssa, ..], Charis [Sherisa, ..], Caresse [Carressa, ..], Charity [Charissa, ..]

Carissa [Kharissa, ..], Carla [Carlissa, ..], Carmel [Carmesa], Cerise [Cerissa, ..], Charissa [Kharissa], Charlene [Charlisa, ..], Charmaine [Charmisa], Chelsea [Chelsa, ..], Cherise [Sherissa, ..], Chessa, Christine [Chrissa], Christy [Crissa, ..], Christina [Chrissa], Christa [Chryssa], Claire [Klarissa, ..], Clarice [Klarysa, ..], Clara [Clarissa], Clarissa [Klarrisa, ..], Concepcion [Conchissa], Cora [Koryssa, ..]

Cressida [Cressa], Dalmace [Dalmassa], Da- [Danessa], Dara [Darissa], Delicia [Delyssa, ..], De- [Delisa], Denise [Denissa, ..], Dessa, Doris [Dorisa], Dorothy [Dorlisa], Dora [Dorlisa], Duscha [Dusa], Elizabeth [Lyssa, ..], Elisabeth [Lisa, ..], Elise [Elyssa, ..], Eliza [Elisa], Elissa [Lyssa, ..], Ilse [Ilsa, ..], Heloise [Heloisa, ..], Eloise [Elouisa, ..]

Elsa [Ilsa, ..], Felicia [Felisa], Fidelity [Fidessa], Flora [Floressa], Francesca [Franchesa], Fructuosa, Genesis [Genisa, ..], Giselle [Gisa], Grace [Graziosa], Hadassah [Hadassa, ..], Hafsa, Helsa [Helisa], Hermosa, Idelle [Idelisa], Elysia [Ilysa], Inez [Inessa], Iris [Irisa], Isabel [Isa], Isaura [Isa], Jaleesa [Joleisa, ..]

Ja- [Janeesa, ..], Janice [Janessa], Janessa [Jannessa, ..], Jane [Janessa], Je- [Jeressa, ..], Gemma [Jemsa], Jenessa [Jinessa, ..], Jenny [Jennessa], Jessie [Jessa], Jessica [Jessa], Jesusa, Jewel [Jewelisa], Jillian [Jillesa], Jocosa [Giocosa], Jo [Jonisa, ..], Josephine [Jozsa], Julissa [Julyssa, ..], Julia [Julissa], Ka- [Katrisa, ..], Karissa [Karyssa, ..]

Kelsey [Kelsa], Keren [Kerensa], Kerensa [Karensa], Klarissa [Klaryssa], Klara [Klaryssa, ..], Kora [Koryssa, ..], Krista [Kryssa, ..], Lucretia [Lacrissa, ..], La- [Lanessa], Larissa [Lyssa, ..], Liesl [Liesa], Lisa [Liesa, ..], Lissa [Lyssa], Millicent [Lissa], Luisa [Lluisa], Lumina [Luminosa], Lynette [Lynessa], Macaria [Macarisa], Mandisa, Marquise [Marquisa, ..]

Maria [Marialisa], Mari [Marilisa], Mariposa [Marriposa], Marisa [Morysa, ..], Maris [Marissa, ..], Marissa [Morissa, ..], Mary [Marysa, ..], Marlisa [Marlyssa, ..], Maureen [Maurissa, ..], Maysa, Melissa [Molissa, ..], Mesa [Maysa, ..], Milagros [Miligrosa], Mona [Monalissa, ..], Morisa [Morissa], Narcissa [Narsissa, ..], Nerine [Neryssa, ..], Natasha [Natasa], Nerissa [Neryssa, ..], Nessie [Nessa]

Nicole [Nicolasa], Nilsine [Nilsa], Nissa [Nyssa], Nitsa, Nora [Norissa], Nysa [Nyssa], Odessa [Odyssa, ..], Oleisa [Olisa, ..], Orsa [Ursa, ..], Ursula [Ursa, ..], Ortensia [Ortensa], Paradisa, Paris [Parissa, ..], Precious [Preciosa], Primrose [Primorosa, ..], Princess [Principessa, ..], Quintina [Quintessa], Raisa [Raissa], Ranae [Ranessa], Renata [Renisa]

Risa [Rysa, ..], Ritsa, Rose [Ruzsa, ..], Rosa [Beliarosa, ..], Sarah [Sasa, ..], Sasa, Sasha [Zsazsa, ..], Shalisa [Shelisa], Sha- [Shanessa, ..], Sharise [Sharissa, ..], Sharlene [Sharlisa], Sherisa [Sherissa], She- [Sherisa], Sherry [Sherissa], Stacy [Stasa], Thais [Thaisa, ..], Ta- [Talyssa, ..], Talisa, Anastasia [Tasa], Tasha [Tassa]

Te- [Telisa], Teresa [Tressa, ..], Tessa, Thalassa [Talassa], Theresa [Tressa, ..], Tirzah [Tiersa, ..], Thomasina [Thomasa], Tisa, Theodosia [Tossa], Tossa, Tracy [Treasa], Treasa, Tricia [Trissa, ..], Turkessa [Turquissa, ..], Ulyssa [Ulissa], Vallombrosa [Valombrosa], Vanessa [Vonnessa, ..], Venus [Venusa], Vicenza [Vichensa, ..], Zsazsa [Zsuzsa]

12. Zsuzsa

Susan [Zsazsa, ..]

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