What does Clairessa mean?
Associated with: bright (light).
(female) Clairesca, Clairys, ..
(male) Clairescar, Clairescha, .. Middle name pairings:
Clairessa Lilith (C.L.), ..
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?with its source form and related girl names. Clarissa (#700 via latest list), Klarissa and Clarisa are the prominent alternative forms of Clairessa (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these relations of Clairessa was widespread among parents 21 years ago (average #882) and has become significantly reduced since (#1566, ▼76.6%), with versions such as Clarissa becoming somewhat outmoded. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Clairessa is alike in pronunciation to Clayrissa and Klaryssa. Other suggested similar 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.See names in meaning and etymology.