Meaning and Name Origin
Morisa has 1 variant: Morissa.
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Marisa.
Morisa has 20 more different forms via Maureen: Maura▼, Maurene, Mauresa, Maurianne, Maurie, Maurine▼, Maurisa, Maurise, Maurissa, Maurita, Maurizia, Mavra, Mo, Moira, Mora, Moreen, Morena, Morene, Moria and Morine.
Morisa is a rare given name for women. Morisa is also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Morisa and corresponding names. Popular related forms of Morisa (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Marisa, Maura, Maureen, Maurine and Moira. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during 1960-1969 and have become much less popular since, with the versions Marisa, Maura, Maureen and Maurine becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Morisa is alike in pronunciation to Mareisa, Marissa▲, Mariza, Marysa, Merissa, Moreisa and Morysa. Other recommended similar baby names are Corisa, Dorisa, Marika, Maris, Marise, Marisha, Mariska and Meris. These names tend to be more frequently used than Morisa.