Nerissa meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Nerissa No. of characters: 7 Gender: Girl Origin of Nerissa: Literature
How to pronounce Nerissa ne-ri-ssa What does my name mean? Meaning of Nerissa: Daughter of the Sea, Sea Nymph, Expectant

Nerissa was ranked 964 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 2.12% from its previous ranking of 944 in 2014.

Full form of Nerissa : Normal Encouraging Reliable Inexperienced Serious Smart Agreeable

Nerissa is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is not even used by anyone since 2012. Only 98 people have Nerissa as their first name.

Nerissa is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1915 and ranked 964 (0.000126% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 1890 people have Nerissa as their first name. Nerissa is not a native United States and Nerissa may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.000529% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Nerissa
YearRankOccurence
General girl name in
196872131
196972338
197173144
197271345
197371833
197470342
197571251

Other names similar to Nerissa: Girl name Ahlyssa, Ahlyssa is variation of Alyssa which is rooted from Hebrew and Hebrew languages. Annaliya is used notably in Tamil used for baby girls that is offbeat name while Gender-neutral name Melinda. It is rooted from Latin and Old Greek. Its meaning is "Sweet, Combination of Melanie or Linda or Honey" is also the name of Writer Mélinda. Brazil and Hungary are among the countries where the name is fairly renowned. In 1975, prevalent Melinda was the 91st most popular name in baby girl names list. Kristines origin is Latin. It means "Christian, Christ-bearer or Christian Woman" bestowed upon both boys and girls celebrated on July 24th. Nereo came from Old Greek and Italian, Nereo is version of Nereus bestowed upon baby boys starting with same Ner-.

Expression number of Nerissa is 4.

Organizing and managing qualities are possessed by Nerissa. By systematic and methodical approach Nerissa turns their dream into reality. Nerissa are extremely sincere and honest.

Names that rhyme with Nerissa Abbatissa, Ahelissa, Aissa, Alissa, Allissa, Alyissa, Amarissa, Amerissa, Amissa, Anaissa, Analissa, Aneissa, Angelissa, Anissa, Annalissa, Annissa, Arissa, Arlissa, Arnissa, ArrissaFamous people named Nerissa
Nerissa Knight in Episode #3.134 as
Nerissa Picadizo is famous for directing movie Requited
Names like Nerissa Nerissa Namesakes Related Names: Nera, Nerée, Nerea, Nereida, Nerely, Nerene, Nereo, Nereyda, Neri, Neria, Neriah, Neric, Nerick, Nerida, Nerik, Nerina, Nerine, Neris, Nerisa, Nerissa Popularity of Nerissa

The classic girl name first appeared in 1915 when 6 babies had Nerissa as their first name, the baby name went as low as 5 in 1948. At peak, Nerissa was given to 73 (0.004%) girls in 1979 after continuous rising. After it's 102 years long runand 4 instances of disappearance, Nerissa is currently rising in the chart.

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Other variants of Nerissa : Forms: Nerrisa, Derivatives: Narissa, Nerine, Nericcia (Italian Old Greek) Spelling variants: Nerrissa, Nerisa, Neryssa Other Variants: Narisa (Old Greek)  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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