What does Corissa mean?
Corissa /cor-is-sa/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Corissa's name origin is Greek, and the meaning of the name Corissa is "maiden". Corissa is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -issa, of Cora (Greek): probably a transcription of Kore.
Corissa has 40 more different relations via Cora: Corabel, Coralee, Coralia, Coralie, Coralin, Coralyn, Coree, Corella, Corena, Corene▼, Coretta, Corey▼, Cori▼, Corie, Corilla, Corine▼, Corinna, Corinne▼, Corita, Corlene, Correen, Corrella, Correna, Correnda, Correne, Correy, Corri, Corrie▼, Corrina, Corrine▼, Corry, Cory, Corynna, Corynne, Kora▲, Koretta, Korilla, Korina, Korinne and Korynna.Kreatif forms: Cairissa, Corisce, Corissan. [more]
How popular is Corissa?
Corissa is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Corissa is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Corissa and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Corissa (outside Top 1000) are Cora (#103 in 2014), Corene, Corey, Cori, Corine, Corinna, Corinne (#727), Corrie, Corrina, Corrine, Cory and Kora (#691). These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 0.2697%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.1233%, ▼54.3%), with versions such as Corene, Corey, Corine, Corrie and Corrine becoming somewhat dated. Cora (#103) and Kora (#691) are two of the more trendy baby names among these, with Cora enjoying a resurgence in popularity. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Corissa is alike in pronunciation to Caressa, Carisa, Carissa▼, Carrissa, Karissa▼, Koressa and Korissa. Other suggested similar baby names are Carisia, Carisse, Cerisa, Cerissa, Cerisse, Charissa, Chrissa, Chrissy, Chryssa, Clorissa, Cressa, Crissa, Crissy, Lorissa, Morissa and Norissa. These names tend to be more frequently used than Corissa.