Meaning and name origin
Marisa is a very popular first name for females (#641 out of 4276, Top 15%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Marisa for girls. Marisa reached its highest rank of #145 in the U.S. in 1994 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Marisa and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Maria (#115), Mary (#120), Marissa (#473) and Marisa. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Marisa▼ is also pronounced similarly to Mariza, Marrissa, Maryssa, Mauresa, Maurisa, Maurissa, Merissa and Morissa. Other suggested similar baby names are Carisa, Karisa, Larisa, Maisa, Marcia▼, Marga, Marice, Maricia, Marika, Marike, Mariko, Marina▼, Marise, Marisha, Mariska, Mariske, Marisse, Marita, Maritsa, Marja, Markia, Marlisa, Marris, Marsha▼, Marsia, Maryka, Marys, Maryse, Maurise, Meris and Parisa. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marisa.