Meaning and name origin
Clarise \c-lari-se, cl(a)-rise\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Clarise is "fame". Clarise is a variant of Clarice (Latin): medieval English and French form of Claritia, which may have meant "fame" (from "clarus" meaning "famous"), but as a given name probably an elaboration of Clara.
Clarise is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Clarise and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Clarice. (2014 statistics).
Clarise is also pronounced similarly to Clairice, Clayrice and Cloris. Other suggested similar baby names are Charise, Claresa, Clarica, Clarie, Clarine, Clarisa, Clarissa, Clariza and Clarrisa. These names tend to be more commonly used than Clarise.