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Girl Name: Lorissa

Name: Lorissa
Pronunciation: \l(o)-rissa, lor(is)-sa\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: cheerful, lighthearted
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Lerissa, Laryssa, Larisa, Loris
Similar Names: Corissa, Korissa, Morissa, Norissa


Lorissa \l(o)-rissa, lor(is)-sa\ as a girl's name is a variant of Larissa (Latin), and the meaning of Lorissa is "cheerful, lighthearted".

The baby name Lorissa sounds like Lerissa, Laryssa, Larisa and Loris. Other similar baby names are Corissa, Korissa, Morissa and Norissa.


Lorissa 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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