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Morisa

What does Morisa mean?

Morisa Pronunciation of Morisa [morisa] as a girls' name is pronounced mor-EES-ah. It is of Spanish origin. Feminine of Maurice. See also Maureen.

Variations

Morisa has 1 variant: Morissa.

Related girl name: Marisa.

Morisa has 12 more different relations via Maureen: Mauresa, Maurisa, Maurise, Maurissa, Maurita, Moira, Mora, Moreen, Morena, Morene, Moria and Morine.

Creative forms:
(female) Moisa, Morsa, ..

(male) Morisamy, Morles, ..

Middle name pairings:
Morisa Bailey (M.B.), ..

How popular is Morisa?

Morisa is a rare given name for women. Morisa is also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant form and related girl names. Popular related forms of Morisa (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are Marisa (#1905 in 2015), Maureen, Maurice, Moira (#1645) and Mora. Other variants, like Maurita, are seldom used. These forms of Morisa reached the peak of their popularity 65 years ago (median #1207) and have become much less popular since (#1910, 94.9%), with versions such as Marisa becoming less fashionable. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Morisa and corresponding names. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marisa, Maureen, Maurice, Moira, Mora in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Morisa and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Morisa is alike in pronunciation to Mareesa, Mareisa, Maressa, Marissa, Mariza, Marrissa, Marysa, Maryssa, Merissa, Meryssa, Moreisa and Morysa. Other recommended names are Boriska, Carisa, Corina, Corissa, Corita, Doria, Dorika, Dorisa, Dorita, Dorlisa, Irisa, Jolisa, Jonisa, Karisa, Korina, Korissa, Loria, Lorissa, Lorita, Louisa, Lovisa, Maisa, Marga, Maria, Marice, Marika, Marike, Mariko, Marina, Maris, Marisha, Mariska, Mariske, Marita, Maritsa, Markia, Marlisa, Marris, Marsha, Marsia, Maryka, Marys, Maryse, Marysia, Melisa, Mercia, Mirja, Mirka, Moia, Moina, Molissa, Monica, Monika, Monisha, Morag, Moraia, Morela, Moriah, Morna, Morwina, Norina, Parisa and Zorica. These names tend to be more frequently used than Morisa.

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