Larysa Name Meaning & Origin

Larysa

Pronunciation: n/a

Origin of the name Larissa:

Borrowed from the Russian, Larisa is a name of uncertain derivation. Some believe it to be derived from the name of an ancient city of Thessaly; others feel it may be derived from the Latin hilaris (cheerful).

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Comments and insights on the name Larysa: | Edit

Very rare name, has tons of nicknames and variety of charming nicknames including ones from different languages. Love it!

Pronunciation: Lah-eRI-sah

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Personal experiences with the name Larysa: | Edit

It is my name

Nicknames for Larysa: | Edit

Lara
Larochka
Lariska
Risa
Larchik
Larusia
Larunia
Lyalya
Larita
Lora
Larissa
Larka
Lorka
Loretta

Meanings and history of the name Larysa: | Edit

In Greek means Seagull, in Latin means Charming

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Lara Fabian

Larysa in song, story & screen: | Edit

Lara Croft
Lara from "Dr.Zhivago"

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