Turkessa \t(u)-rkessa, tur-kessa\ as a girl's name. Modern name, probably related to the color turquoise, which is French for "from Turkey". The color originally got its name from the opaque blue-green stones mined in Turkestan and Persia.
Turkessa has 4 variant forms: Turquessa, Turkissa, Turkwessa and Turquissa.
Baby names that sound like Turkessa are Dorkas and Dorcass.
Turkessa 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)