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What does Laryssa mean?

Laryssa Pronunciation of Laryssa [larys-sa] as a girls' name has its root in Latin, and the meaning of the name Laryssa is "cheerful". Laryssa is a variant form of Larissa (Latin): variation of Lara.

Associated with: cheerful (joy).


Laryssa has 3 variants: Larisa, Lerissa and Lorissa.

2 more relations via Larissa: Lissa and Lyssa.

Creative forms:
(female) Larysta, Lorsa, ..

(male) Larysle, Laryson, ..

Middle name pairings:
Laryssa Reece (L.R.), ..

How popular is Laryssa?

Laryssa is an uncommon first name for women. Laryssa is also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular related forms of Laryssa (not ranked) are Larisa, Larissa (#1159 the previous year), Lissa and Lyssa. Other forms, like Lorissa, are uncommon. These relations of Laryssa were favored in 1994 (average #1469) and have become significantly less conventional since (#1789, 77.5% less usage), with the version Larissa becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Larisa, Larissa, Lissa, Lyssa in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Bryssa, Calyssa, Caressa, Carissa, Chryssa, Coryssa, Darissa, Kalyssa, Karessa, Karissa, Karysa, Karyssa, Klaryssa, Koryssa, Kryssa, Lacrissa, Lanessa, Larisha, Maressa, Marissa, Marlyssa, Marysa, Marysia, Maryssa, Meryssa, Narcyssa, Narissa, Naryssa, Neryssa, Parissa, Sarissa and Talyssa. These names tend to be more commonly used than Laryssa.

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