Meaning:Very dear; Grace
Karissa is a feminine name of Greek origin. A respelling of Carissa, this name translates to “very dear” or “grace,” which is sure to match your bundle of joy’s sweet, adorable side. If you’re a proud mythology nerd, this name may also remind you of the Charites, a group of goddesses that symbolized, charm, beauty, and creativity. If you can already sense that baby’s going to be a charismatic force of nature, the name Karissa is sure to be as magnetic as they are.
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