Meaning of Clarissa

Clarissa is a Latin name for girls.
The meaning is `bright, famous`
The name Clarissa is most commonly given to Italian girls. (6 times more often than to American girls.)

What do they use in other countries?

Claire (French)
Clara (English, Italian, German, Portuguese)
Clair (English)

The name sounds like:

Clayrissa, Claresta, Clerisse, Clarise, Claris, Klaryssa, Klarisza

See also:



This graph shows how many babies are given the name Clarissa each year in the United States. [Choose another country]

About my name (0)

comments (0)

Baby names in the community