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Larissa Meaning

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What does Larissa mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Larissa is of Greek , English and Russian origin.

The meaning of Larissa is "fortified town".  

Larissa is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced La-ri-ssa.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 1076  in popular baby names for girls with 229 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Larissa Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Larissa has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Larissa to other names.

 
   

Variants of the name Larissa include Larisa.

Larissa has the diminutive (nickname) Lara.

   
Would you like to fingerspell the name Larissa in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Larissa in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Larissa in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Larissa Numerology page.

Larissa Numerology
Larissa in Hieroglyhics
Larissa in Nautical Flags
English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.

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