Spelling variation of Carissa

Karissa Origin and Meaning

The name Karissa is a girl's name of Greek origin.

Both Karissa and Carissa are trending downward, along with the other issa names that first rose to popularity in the 1970s. Karissa fell out of the Top 1000 in 2014, two years after Carissa.

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Karissa Rank in US Top 1000

Karissa Popularity

Famous People Named Karissa

  • Karissa ShannonAmerican model, twin sister of Kristina Shannon
  • Karissa Lee StaplesAmerican actress
  • Karissa WhitsellAmerican Paralympic cyclist
  • Karissa SchweizerAmerican long,distance runner