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What does Marisha mean?

Marisha Pronunciation of Marisha [mar-isha] as a name for girls is of Latin origin, and Marisha means "of the sea". Marisha is a version of Marissa (Latin): version of Maris.

Associated with: sea.


12 related forms via Marissa: Maressa, Maricia, Marisa, Marisse, Maritza, Mariza, Marrissa, Maryssa, Meris, Merissa, Meryssa and Morissa.

Creative forms:
(female) Merisha, Morisha, ..


Middle name pairings:
Marisha Harmonie (M.H.), ..

How popular is Marisha?

Marisha is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3361 out of 4276, Top 79%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Marisha entered the list in 1992 and reached its highest rank of #1939 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marisha name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Marisha outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Marisa (#1905 in 2015), Marissa (#540), Maritza (#1201), Marrissa, Maryssa and Merissa are the popular alternative forms of Marisha ranked in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Marisha was more pronounced among parents in the year 1995 (median #1004) and is now much less.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marisha, Marisa, Marissa, Maritza, Marrissa in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maryssa, Merissa in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Marissa outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Carisia, Carissa, Davisha, Erisha, Falisha, Jakisha, Janisha, Jarusha, Kalisha, Kanisha, Kaprisha, Karisha, Karisma, Karissa, Katisha, Lacrisha, Lakisha, Lakrisha, Lanisha, Larisa, Larisha, Latrisha, Maisa, Malisha, Marcia, Mareesa, Mareisa, Marga, Margisia (see Margaret), Mariana, Marice, Mariela, Marijke, Marike, Marilla, Marinda, Marinna, Marise, Marisela, Mariska, Marita, Marja, Markesha, Markia, Markisha, Marlisa, Marquisha, Marris, Marseea, Marys, Marysa, Maryse, Marysia, Matresha, Mauresa (see Maureen), Maurisa, Maurissa, Maurizia, Melisha, Misha, Monisha, Morysa (see Marisa), Nakisha, Narissa, Natisha, Parisa, Parish, Parissa, Patrisha, Ranisha, Saisha, Sarissa, Tamisha, Tanisha and Trisha. These names tend to be less commonly used than Marisha.

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