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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Darissa

Name: Darissa
Pronunciation: \d(a)-rissa, dar(is)-sa\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: nugget of wisdom
Origin: Hebrew
Sounds Like: Dorisa, Trissa
Similar Names: Carissa, Karissa, Larissa, Marissa, Narissa, Parissa


Darissa \d(a)-rissa, dar(is)-sa\ as a girl's name is a variant of Dara (Hebrew), and the meaning of Darissa is "nugget of wisdom".

The baby name Darissa sounds like Dorisa and Trissa. Other similar baby names are Carissa, Karissa, Larissa, Marissa, Narissa and Parissa.


Darissa is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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