What does Laryssa mean?
Laryssa /la-rys-sa/ as a girls' name. Laryssa's root is Latin, and the meaning of the name Laryssa is "cheerful". Laryssa is a variant form, with the suffix -yssa, of Larissa (Latin): variation of Lara.
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. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Laryssa and related names. Popular related forms of Laryssa (not ranked) are Larissa and Lissa. Other forms, like Lorissa, are uncommon. These relations of Laryssa were favored in 1994 (average #681) and have become less conventional since, with the version Larissa becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)