Meaning and name origin
Carisa \c(a)-ri-sa\ as a girl's name is of Latin and Greek origin, and the meaning of Carisa is "beloved; grace". Carisa is a variant of Carissa (Latin, Greek): simplified spelling of Charissa, from Charis.
Carisa is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2887 out of 4276, Top 68%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Carisa for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Carisa and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Charis, Carissa, Karissa and Carisa. (2014 statistics).
Carisa is also pronounced similarly to Charisa, Corisa, Corissa and Karysa. Other suggested similar baby names are Caress, Carina, Caris, Carisia, Carisma, Carisse, Carita, Carlisa, Carys, Cerisa, Cerise, Cerissa, Charesa, Charise, Charish, Charisha, Charissa, Chariza, Cherisa, Chris, Chrissa, Chrisy, Clarisa, Cris, Crissa, Larisa, Marisa and Parisa. These names tend to be less commonly used than Carisa.