What does Karissa mean?
Associated with: greek.
Related girl name: Charis.Kreatif forms:
(female) Kariska, Keerissa, ..
(male) Karisan, Kariste, ..
How popular is Karissa?
Karissa is a very popular first name for women (#1577 out of 4276, Top 37%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name history of Karissa for girls. Karissa was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its apex position of #306 in the U.S. in 1991, and is at #1192 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Carissa (#1391 last year), Charis (#1926), Carisa, Karisa and Charissa are the popular variation forms of Karissa (#1192 last year) rated in the Top 2000. These forms of Karissa reached the height of their popularity 22 years ago (usage of 0.1%) and are now much less common, with versions such as Karissa becoming somewhat outmoded.
Karissa▼ is pronounced similarly to Carressa, Charisa, Corisa, Corissa, Corrissa, Coryssa, Karrisa, Koressa, Korissa and Koryssa. Other suggested similar names are Amarissa, Brissa, Carisia, Carisma, Carlissa, Cerissa, Janissa, Kadisha, Kalisa, Kalisha, Kalista, Kalyssa, Kaprisha, Karas, Kariana, Karima, Karina▼, Karinna, Karis, Karisha, Karisse, Karita, Karys, Katisha, Katrisa, Khrista, Klarisa, Klarissa, Klarisza, Klaryssa, Kris▼, Krisi, Krisia, Krissa, Krissie, Krissy, Krisy, Kryssa, Kryssi (see Christine), Larisa, Larisha, Larissa▼, Laryssa, Lorissa, Malissa▼, Maressa, Marisha, Mariska, Marissa▼, Marlissa, Maryssa, Maurissa, Morissa, Narcissa, Narkissa, Narsissa, Naryssa, Nerissa, Norissa, Parisa, Raissa, Sarissa, Sharissa, Trissa and Vanissa. These names tend to be less frequently used than Karissa.