Thaisa Name Meaning & Origin
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The girl's name Thaisa \tha(i)-sa\ is a variant of Thais (Greek). Thaïs is an ancient name of unknown meaning. A famous Athenian courtesan named Thaïs traveled with Alexander the Great. Some stories add that she then went to Egypt and became the mistress of the reigning Ptolemy. Massénet based an 1894 opera on her story.
Thaisa was possibly first introduced as a female name in William Shakespeare's play "Pericles"
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Thaisa Menezes: a famous Brazilian volleyball player.
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Thaisa is one of the heroines of William Shakespeare's play "Pericles"