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Clairessa

What does Clairessa mean?

Clairessa Pronunciation of Clairessa as a name for girls has its root in Latin, and Clairessa means "most bright, most famous". Clairessa is an alternate form of Clarissa (Latin).

STARTS/ENDS WITH Cla-, -sa

ASSOCIATED WITH bright (light)

Variations

VARIANTS Klarrisa, Klarissa, Klarisa, Clorissa, Clerissa, Clarrissa, Clarrisa, Clariza, Clarissia, Clarisa, Claressa, Claresa, Clairissa, Clairesa

RELATED FORMS VIA CLARISSA Clarecia, Clarisse

CREATIVE FORMS
(female)

(male)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Clairessa Anika (C.A.), ..

How popular is Clairessa?

Clairessa is an unusual first name for women. Clairessa is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Clarissa (#645 VIA LATEST LIST), Clarisa and Klarissa are the prominent alternative forms of Clairessa (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Adoption of these relations of Clairessa was widespread among parents 22 years ago (AVERAGE #882) and has become significantly reduced since (#1548, 73.3%), with versions such as Clarissa becoming somewhat outmoded. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2016)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Clarisa, Clarissa, Klarissa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Clairessa and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Clairessa is alike in pronunciation to Clayrissa and Klaryssa. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Caresa, Caress, Caressa, Caresse, Carissa, Carressa (see Caresse), Carrissa, Charesa, Charissa, Chloress, Claire, Claireen, Clairene, Claireta, Clairette, Clairey, Clairice, Clairinda, Clairita, Claresta, Clareta, Claretha, Claretta, Clarica, Claris, Clarise, Clarizza, Clerisse, Clerysse, Cressa, Floressa, Karessa and Maressa. These names tend to be more frequently used than Clairessa.

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