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Alyssa meaning and name origin

Alyssa \a-lyssa, al(ys)-sa\ as a girl's name is pronounced ah-LISS-ah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Alyssa is "rational". Also the name of a bright yellow flower, alyssum. Also variant of Alicia. Actress Alyssa Milano.

Alyssa has 14 variant forms: Alissa, Alisse, Allissa, Allyse, Allyssa, Alysa, Alyse, Alysse, Alyssia, Illissa, Ilyssa, Lissa, Lissie and Lyssa.

For more information, see also related names Alice, Alisa and Elissa.

Alyssa is also pronounced similarly to Alaisa, Aleesa, Alessa, Alessi, Alessia, Alissah, Allessa, Allisa, Allysa, Aloisa, Alyssah, Alyza, Ellyssa, Elysa, Elyssa, Elyssia, Ilissa, Illyssa, Ilysa, Ulissa and Ulyssa. Other suggested similar baby names are Alesha, Alesia, Alisha, Alisia, Allysia, Allyssha, Aloysia, Alycia, Alyosha, Alys, Alysha, Alysia, Alyss and Anyssa.

View a list of the 6 names that reference Alyssa.


Popularity of Alyssa

Alyssa is a very popular first name for females (#448 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

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Top 1000 ranking of Alyssa name in U.S.
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