Pronunciation: \k(a)-ryssa, kar(ys)-sa\
Gender / Sex: girl
Meaning: very dear
Sounds Like: Koryssa, Karysa, Karessa, Kryssa
Similar Names: Kalyssa, Klaryssa, Laryssa, Maryssa, Naryssa
Karyssa \k(a)-ryssa, kar(ys)-sa\ as a girl's name is a variant of Karissa (Greek), and the meaning of Karyssa is "very dear".
The baby name Karyssa sounds like Koryssa, Karysa, Karessa and Kryssa. Other similar baby names are Kalyssa, Klaryssa, Laryssa, Maryssa and Naryssa.
Karyssa 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)