What does Maryssa mean?
Maryssa /ma-rys-sa/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Latin derivation, and Maryssa means "of the sea". Maryssa is an alternate form of Marissa (Latin): variation of Maris. Marasa is a popular last name.
How popular is Maryssa?
Maryssa is an uncommon given name for women. Maryssa is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Maryssa and corresponding names. Prominent variation forms of Maryssa (not ranked) are Marissa (#473 in 2014), Maritza and Marisa. Variants like Maricia are seldom used. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity in 1994 (usage of 0.7847%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.1757%, down 77.6%), with the forms Maritza and Marisa becoming less trendy. Marissa (#473) is the most trendy birth name in this list. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Maryssa is alike in pronunciation to Mareesa, Mareisa, Marysa, Maurissa and Morysa. Other recommended similar baby names are Karyssa, Laryssa, Mariska, Marlyssa, Marsha▼, Marsia, Maryka, Marys, Maryse, Marysia and Naryssa. These names tend to be more frequently used than Maryssa.