Yarissa name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yarissa mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yarissa

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Alt. Meaning

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

A is for action, something to take now

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for ideals, no higher!

S is for strength, there when needed.

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

A is for adaptable, whenever things change

Fun Facts about the name Yarissa

  • How Popular is the name Yarissa? Yarissa is the 28,952nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yarissa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 183 babies born with the first name Yarissa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yarissa to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yarissa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1992 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Yarissa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yarissa was in 2004 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Yarissa Factoid: According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yarissa is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1993.
  • Weird things about the name Yarissa: The name spelled backwards is Assiray. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ssiayra. How do you pronounce that?
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