Pronunciation: \c-lari-sa, cl(a)-risa\
Gender / Sex: girl
Meaning: bright, famous
Sounds Like: Clarise, Claris, Klarisa, Clarrisa, Claresa
Similar Names: Carisa, Clarita, Clarica
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3735
Clarisa \c-lari-sa, cl(a)-risa\ as a girl's name is a variant of Claire (Latin), Clarice (Latin) and Clarissa (Latin), and the meaning of Clarisa is "bright, famous".
The baby name Clarisa sounds like Clarise, Claris, Klarisa, Clarrisa and Claresa. Other similar baby names are Carisa, Clarita and Clarica.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Clarisa.
Clarisa is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3735 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)