Maryssa Name Meaning & Origin

Maryssa

Pronunciation: n/a

Origin of the name Marissa:

Modern elaboration of Maria, formed by adding the suffix -isa, -issa, as in such names as Louisa (light) and Clarissa (famous, bright).

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Maryssa, a uncommon spelling of the name Marissa, is a strong and classy name.

Pronounced: (Ma-riss-a)

Personal experiences with the name Maryssa: | Edit

One of my best friends is named Maryssa, it's been really great to have nicknames that grow with her.

In Elementary school, we called her Ryssy (Riss-ey) or Ryssa
In Middle school it was Ryss
In High school it was M

Nicknames for Maryssa: | Edit

Ryss, Ryssy, Ryssa, M, Mary, Mar

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