What does Carisa mean?
Carisa \c(a)-ri-sa\ as a girls' name is of Latin and Greek derivation, and Carisa means "beloved; grace". Carisa is a form of Carissa (Latin, Greek): simplified spelling of Charissa. Carisa is also a variation of Charis (Greek).
Carisa has 22 more related forms via Carissa, Charis: Caris, Carisia, Carisse, Chareese, Charesa, Charese, Chari, Charice, Charie, Charisa, Charise, Charish, Charisha, Charissa, Charisse, Charista, Charysse, Cherise, Karas, Karis, Karisse and Sherisa.
Carisa is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2887 out of 4276, Top 68%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Carisa for girls. Carisa was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #926 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Carisa and associated names. Karis, Karissa, Cherise, Charisse, Carissa and Charissa are the prominent alternative forms of Carisa. Usage of these girl names reached its highest in 1992 (usage of 0.2074%) and is now significantly lower, with the versions Karissa and Carissa becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Carisa is pronounced similarly to Corisa, Corissa and Karysa. Other suggested similar baby names are Caress, Carina▼, Carisma, Carita, Carlisa, Carys, Cerisa, Cerise, Cerissa, Chariza, Cherisa, Chris▼, Chrissa, Chrisy, Clarisa, Cris, Crissa, Larisa, Marisa▼ and Parisa. These names tend to be less frequently used than Carisa.