What does Karess mean?
Karess /ka-ress/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Karess' name origin is Greek, and the name Karess means "very dear". Karess is an alternate form, with the suffix -ess, of Karissa (Greek): see also Carissa.
How popular is Karess?
Karess is an uncommon given name for women. Karess is also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
The only prominent variation form of Karess (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000 is Karissa. This girl name reached the height of its popularity in the year 1991 (usage of 0.694%) and is now significantly less widespread, with Karissa becoming less stylish. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Karess and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)