What does Nerissa mean?
The meaning of Nerissa is "sea nymph".
Nerissa is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ne-ri-ssa.
The Given Name Nerissa
Nerissa is quite a bold name and a welcome find.
A name fit for a child full of charm and distinction, a little pathfinder.
Nerissa has no variant spellings.
Nerissa falls into the water name category.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 8,345 in baby name popularity for girls with 14 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
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Nerissa Name Fun
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