Alyssa

♀ Name Alyssa – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Alyssa

Alyssa is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Alyssa

Alyssa is a variant of the name Alicia, which derived from the Old High German name Adelheid. Besides, Alyssa was influenced by the name of the alyssum flower, which is of Greek origin.

Meaning of Alyssa

Alyssa means “noble natured”, “of noble type” or “noble person” (from Germanic “adal” = noble + “heit” = kind/sort/type). The name of the Alyssum flower derived from Greek “a/ἀ” (negative prefix) and “lússa/λύσσᾰ” meaning “mania” or “madness”, because it was believed to cure rabies or madness.

Pronunciation of Alyssa

Alternate spelling of Alyssa

Alissa Alysa Alisa

Alyssa in the categories

Names Names with A Girl's name Girl names with A

Parents who like Alyssa also like

Mila Amelia Sophia Mia Emma Maya Noah Emily Ava Isabella Olivia Ella Lucy Lily Eva Charlotte Liam Hannah Sofia Sophie

Name Statistic: Alyssa is ranked #923 overall ↑ 59

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1156 ↑↑ 161
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 619 ↑ 29
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 841 ↑ 82
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 804 ↓ -44
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 655 ↓ -25
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1210 ↑ 95
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1302 ↑↑ 188
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 613 ↑ 34
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 345 ↓ -62
  • 🇫🇷 France: 657 ↓ -8
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 719 ↑ 1
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 980 ↑ 30
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7072 ↑↑ 243
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 984 ↑ 88
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 992 ↑↑ 145
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 514 ↑ 78
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 1046 ↑↑ 1723
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1065 ↑ 94
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 844 ↑ 29

Alyssa in the Top 50 Names

Name Alyssa

Alyssa is beautiful, and we know a lot of other names like this...

Make sure you don't miss any baby name with our free app CharliesNames. Download it now and find the most amazing names! :)

babyname app androidbabyname app iPhone