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Clorissa

What does Clorissa mean?

Clorissa Pronunciation of Clorissa [cloris-sa] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and Clorissa means "most bright, most famous". Clorissa is an alternate spelling of Clarissa (Latin).

Associated with: bright (light).

Variations

Clorissa has 14 variants: Clairesa, Clairessa, Clairissa, Claresa, Claressa, Clarisa, Clarissia, Clariza, Clarrisa, Clarrissa, Clerissa, Klarisa, Klarissa and Klarrisa.

Clorissa has 3 more alternative forms via Clarissa: Clarica, Claris and Clarisse.

Creative forms:
(female) Clorisla, Clorista, ..

(male) Cloras, Clorce, ..

Middle name pairings:
Clorissa Pamela (C.P.), ..

How popular is Clorissa?

Clorissa is an unusual given name for women. Clorissa is an unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Clorissa (not ranked) are Claris, Clarisa, Clarissa (#700 via latest list) and Klarissa. Other variants, like Clariza, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Clorissa reached its most widespread 2 decades ago (median #1162) and has become significantly lower since, with forms like Clarisa becoming less trendy. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Clorissa is pronounced similarly to Clayrissa, Klarisza and Klaryssa. Other recommended names are Allissa, Aloisa, Amarissa, Boriska, Brissa, Calissa, Carisa, Carisia, Carisma, Carissa, Carisse, Carrisa, Carrissa, Cerisa, Cerissa, Charisma, Charissa, Charisse, Charista, Cherisa, Cherisse, Chloris, Chrissta (see Christina), Clarecia, Claresta, Clarice, Clarinda, Clarita, Clarizza, Clerisse, Clerysse, Clora, Cordiss, Corina, Corinda, Corinna, Corisa, Corissa, Corita, Corliss, Corrissa, Coryssa, Cressa, Crissa, Crista, Darissa, Eloisa, Eloisia, Floressa, Floriana, Florida, Florina, Florinda, Florita, Gloriana, Jolissa, Karissa, Kloris, Koryssa, Lacrissa, Larissa, Lerissa, Marissa, Marrissa, Maurissa, Morisa, Morissa, Nerissa, Parissa, Sarissa, Sharissa and Sherissa. These names tend to be more commonly used than Clorissa.

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