Carissa (Greek: Καρισσα, also transliterated as Charissa or Karissa) is a feminine given name of Greek origin derived from Greek χαρις (charis) meaning “grace.” It can also be translated as “beloved.” Coined by English poet Edmund Spenser in his epic poem “The Faerie Queene” (1590).
Is Karissa a common name?
Karissa is not particularly popular today, but the name does appear on the baby naming lists in the United States and Canada.
What does the name Karissa mean in Latin?
Latin Baby Names Meaning:
In Latin Baby Names the meaning of the name Karissa is: Very dear.
What does the name Karissa mean in Hebrew?
The meaning of name Karissa is “filled wih grace and kindess ; very dear”.
How do you pronounce Karissa?
The name Karissa can pronounced as “Kə-RIS-ə” in text or letters.
What does Kayla name mean?
ka(y)-la. Origin:Yiddish. Popularity:491. Meaning:slim and fair. Kayla as a girl’s name is of Irish and Gaelic origin meaning “slim and fair”.