Name Marissa Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Marissa


Marissa is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Marissa?

Marissa is a variant of the biblical name Maria, which derived from Mirjam.

What does the name Marissa mean?

Marissa means “sea of bitterness”, “drop of the sea”, “star of the sea”, “rebelliousness”, “exalted one”, “beloved” and “wished for child”.

Pronunciation of Marissa

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Popularity of the name Marissa

The name Marissa is ranked #3818 overall.

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