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What does Allessa mean?

Allessa Pronunciation of Allessa [al-lessa] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Allessa is "man's defender". Allessa is an alternate spelling of Alexandra (Greek): Latinate feminine transcription of Alexander.

Associated with: greek, defender.


11 relations via Alexandra: Aleka, Alessia, Alexa, Alexea, Alexia, Alista, Alla, Alle, Allexa, Allexina and Ellena.

Creative forms:
(female) Alaza, Arlessa, ..

(male) Allesar, Allesau, ..

Middle name pairings:
Allessa Kendal (A.K.), ..

How popular is Allessa?

Allessa is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Allessa is an equally uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Allessa (outside Top 2000) are Alexa (#32 in recent rankings), Alexandra (#101), Alexia (#318), Alessia (#1176), Ellena and Alla. These forms of Allessa were at the height of their popularity 9 years ago (average #966) and are somewhat less conventional today (#937, 31.5% less usage), with the form Alexandra becoming somewhat outmoded. Alexa is the most fashionable name for newborns in this list. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alessia, Alexa, Alexandra, Alexia, Alla, Ellena in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alexa, Alexandra outside U.S.

Similar Names

Allessa is alike in pronunciation to Alaisa, Aleeza, Alessa, Alessi, Alisa, Alissah, Allicea, Allisa, Allisah, Allissa, Allissah, Allysah, Allysiah, Aloisa, Alyssa, Alyssah, Alyssia, Eleisa, Ellyssa, Elyssa, Ilissa, Illissa, Oleesa, Oleisa and Ulyssa. Other suggested similar names are Agnessa, Ailsa, Alaysia, Alease, Alecia, Aleecia, Aleesha, Aleeysia, Aleisha, Alesha, Aleshia, Alesia, Alesta, Alieshea (see Alicia), Aliosha, Alisha, Alisia, Alisse, Allecia, Alleda, Alleece, Allegra, Allena, Alles, Alless, Alletta, Allicia, Allis, Alliss, Allys, Allyse, Allysia, Allyssha, Aloisia, Aloysia, Alyosha, Alysha, Alysia, Alyss, Alysse, Anessa, Arlissa, Arnessa, Audessa, Ellesse, Jalessa and Melessa. These names tend to be more commonly used than Allessa.

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