What does Dessa mean?
Dessa /des-sa/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced DESS-ah. It is of Latin origin. From the Greek name Odysseus, meaning "wandering".
VariationsKreatif forms: Dasa, Desda, Desse. [more]
How popular is Dessa?
Dessa is an uncommon given name for women and a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Dessa for girls. Dessa reached its peak position of #690 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Dessa is pronounced similarly to Dasya, Deysi, Dosya and Dusa. Other recommended similar baby names are Dasha, Decca, Decia, Decka, Deija, Deja▼, Deka, Deshay, Desma, Deyse, Dosha, Dosia, Jessa, Nessa and Tessa▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dessa.