Meaning and name origin
Turkessa \t(u)-rkessa, tur-kessa\ as a girl's name. Modern name, probably related to the color turquoise, which is French for "from Turkey". The color originally got its name from the opaque blue-green stones mined in Turkestan and Persia.
Turkessa is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Turkessa for girls (2014 statistics).