What does Alyssia mean?
Alyssia \a-ly-ssia\ as a name for girls. Alyssia's name origins are Old German and Greek, and Alyssia means "noble, exalted; entrancing; rational". Alyssia is a derivative of Alicia (Old German): modern Latinate form of Alice. Alyssia is also a variation of Alysia (Greek). Alyssia is also used as a variation of Alyssa (Greek).
Alyssia has 34 more different forms via Alicia, Alysia, Alyssa: Alecia▼, Aleecia, Aleesha, Aleisha, Alesha▼, Aleshia, Alesia, Alica, Alieshea, Alisha▼, Alishia, Alisia, Alisse, Allicia, Allissa, Allysa, Allyse, Allyssa▼, Allyssha, Alycia▼, Alyse, Alysha▼, Alysse, Elicia, Elisha▼, Illissa, Lecia, Leisha, Lesha, Lesia, Licia, Lissa, Lissie▼ and Lyssa.
Alyssia is an unusual first name for females. Alyssia is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Alyssia for girls. Alyssia was first listed in 1996 and reached its peak rank of #950 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Alyssia and corresponding names. Prominent alternative forms of Alyssia are Alecia, Alesha, Alesia, Alica, Alicia (#341 the previous year), Alisa (#936), Alisha (#895), Alissa (#855), Allyssa, Alycia, Alysa, Alyse, Alysha, Alysia, Alyssa (#76), Elisha, Lesia, Lissa and Lissie. These girl names were at the top of their popularity in the year 1990 (usage of 0.3516%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.0949%, down 73%), with versions like Alisha, Alissa, Alysha, Alysia and Lissie becoming somewhat outmoded. Alicia (#341) and Alyssa (#76) are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names here. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Alyssia is alike in pronunciation to Alessa, Alessi, Alessia, Alyssah, Elissia, Elyssa▼, Elyssia and Ulyssa. Other suggested similar baby names are Alaysia, Allysia, Aloisia, Aloysia, Alyosha and Alyss. Like Alyssia, these names are not frequently used.