Alissa Name Meaning & Origin

Alissa

Pronunciation: ah-LI-sə (key)

Origin of the name Alissa:

A variant form of Alicia (nobility). Variant form of Alice (nobility), a name which evolved through a series of variants from the Germanic Adalheidis (noble one, nobility). Alternatively, the name Alyssa can be derived from the name of the alyssum flower. Var: Alicia, Alycia, Alyssa. Pet: Ali.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Alyssa, Lissa

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Nicknames for Alissa

Ali,Aligator and Al, Lissa, Lisa, Issy

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For a while, one of my friends called me Issy and I loved it! A lot better than Ally.
It's pronounced either as iss ee or izz ee. And if you want, you can even add an L in front of it and make is Lissy or Lizzy.

Meanings and history of the name Alissa

Alissa-- belongs to araceli

(I would choose Bella to be the middle name if you choose thsi for a first name)

Bella--Buetiful

Variant of ALYSSA

Famous real-life people named Alissa

Alissa violet , YouTubed and comedian

Alissa in song, story & screen

"Miss Alissa" by Eagles of Death Metal.

In the novel "The Spellbook of Listen Taylor", the main character's given name is Alissa and her nickname is Listen

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