What does Charisse mean?
Charisse \ch(a)-risse, char(is)-se\ as a name for girls. Charisse's name origins are English, French, Greek and Latin, and the name Charisse means "cherry; grace; dear, beloved". Charisse is a form of Cerise (English, French): modern coinage from French "cerise". Charisse is also a derivative of Charis (Greek): from "kharis". Charisse is also used as a derivative of Charity (Latin).
Charisse has 44 more alternative forms via Cerise, Charis, Charity: Caressa, Caridad, Caridade, Carisa, Carisia, Carissa▼, Carisse, Carita, Carrissa, Cerese, Cerice, Cerisa, Cerissa, Cerisse, Chairity, Charesa, Chari, Charidy, Charie, Chariety, Charisa, Charish, Charisha, Charissa, Charista, Charita, Charitee, Charitey, Chariti, Charitye, Chariza, Charty, Chattie, Cherit, Karis, Karisa, Karissa▼, Karisse, Sarese, Sharitee, Sharitey, Sharity, Sharitye and Sherisa.
Charisse is a very prominent first name for women (#1522 out of 4276, Top 36%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Charisse for girls. Charisse entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #839 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Charisse are Cherise, Karis, Karissa, Charity, Carissa, Charissa and Carisa. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest in 1991 (usage of 0.2486%) and is now much less, with the versions Karissa, Carissa and Charity becoming less fashionable. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Charisse and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Charisse is pronounced similarly to Cheresse, Cheriese, Cherisse and Sharise. Other suggested similar baby names are Caresse, Cherishe, Chrisie, Chrissa, Chrissee, Chrissie, Chrissy and Clarisse. These names tend to be less commonly used than Charisse.