What does Calissa mean?
Calissa /cal-is-sa/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin and Greek derivation, and Calissa means "cup; fairest, most beautiful". Calissa is a version of Calista (Latin, Greek): from the Late Latin name Calixta. Calis is a popular surname.
Calissa has 1 variant: Calyssa.
Calissa has 23 more alternative forms via Calista: Cala, Calesta, Cali▲, Calisto, Calla, Callesta, Calli, Callie▲, Callista, Cally, Callysta, Calysta, Kala▼, Kalesta, Kalista, Kalla, Kallesta, Kalli, Kallie▲, Kallista, Kally, Kallysta and Kalysta.Kreatif forms: Calisla, Callissa, Calsa. [more]
How popular is Calissa?
Calissa is an uncommon first name for women. Calissa is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Cali (#201 in 2014), Calista, Calla, Callie (#186), Kala and Kallie (#643) are the prominent varying forms of Calissa (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread in 2014 (usage of 0.3283%), except for the forms Calista and Kala which have become less stylish. Cali (#201), Callie (#186) and Kallie (#643) are three of the more fashionable baby names in this list, and there is a rebound in birth name popularity for Callie. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Calissa and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Calissa is pronounced similarly to Kalisa, Kalissa and Kalyssa. Other suggested similar baby names are Carissa▼, Carlissa, Celisse, Jalissa and Malissa▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Calissa.