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What does Caressa mean?

Caressa Pronunciation of Caressa as a name for girls is of French and Greek derivation, and the meaning of Caressa is "tender touch; beloved; grace". Caressa is an alternate spelling of Caresse (French): see also Charis. Caressa is also a variation of Carissa (Latin, Greek).


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, tender (gentle), grace


VARIANTS Kharissa, Karrisa, Karissa, Karisa, Carrissa, Carrisa, Carressa, Carisa, Caresa

OTHER FORMS VIA CARESSE, CARISSA, CHARIS Caress, Caris, Carisia, Carisse, Chareese, Charesa, Charese, Charisa, Charisha, Charissa, Charisse, Charista, Charysse, Karisse



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How popular is Caressa?

Caressa is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Caressa is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Karissa (#1830 IN 2018), Carissa (#1986), Carisa, Charis, Charissa, Charisse and Karisa are the prominent related forms of Caressa (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Usage of these forms of Caressa was widespread among parents 26 years ago (MEDIAN #1289) and has become much less since. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carisa, Carissa, Charis, Charissa, Charisse in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karisa, Karissa in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Caressa is alike in pronunciation to Corisa, Corissa, Corrissa, Coryssa, Karessa, Karysa, Karyssa, Koressa, Korissa and Koryssa. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Calesta, Calissa, Calyssa, Camesha, Careena, Carena, Carenna, Caretta, Carisma, Carlisa, Carlissa, Carmesa, Carmesha, Carys, Ceres, Cerese, Cerisa, Cerissa, Cerisse, Cheresa, Cheresse, Chessa, Chrissa, Chrissy, Chryssa, Clairessa, Claresa, Claressa, Claresta, Clarissa, Crecia, Cressa, Cressy, Crissa, Crissy, Danessa, Darissa, Jalessa, Janessa, Jeressa, Karensa, Karess, Katessa, Lanessa, Larissa, Laryssa, Mareesa, Mareisa, Maressa, Marissa, Markessa, Maryssa, Narissa, Naryssa, Parissa, Ranessa, Sarissa, Taresa, Teressa, Tressa, Vanessa and Varnessa. These names tend to be more frequently used than Caressa.

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