Marissa Name Meaning and Origin

Marissa is a girl name. The name is originated from ‘Hebrew’ origin. The baby name Marissa means “Of The Sea”.


Marissa Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Hebrew”



Marissa is a girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “ma + RIS + a”


Marissa Name Meaning:

There are several possible explanations of this name’s origin. It could be a derivation Mary, originally from the Hebrew name Miryam (meaning “lots of bitterness”). Another explanation mentions the combination of Maria and Luisa. It can also be a variation of the name Maris, which in Latin means “of the sea”.



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Marisa, Marisela, Marrisa, Marrissa, Marysa, Maryssa


Famous people with this name:

Marissa Jaret Winokur – actress

Marissa Irvin – tennis player

Marissa Piesman – writer

Marissa Ribisi – actress




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