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Name Clarissa

Meaning:clear, brightTools:

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About the name Clarissa in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, Italian, English
Topics:Asteroid 302 Clarissa, diameter 38.53 km, period 14.381 years
US 2015 rank:#700     ... 698:Lailah, 699:Sloan, 700:Clarissa, 701:Karlee, 702:Laylah ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Carissa, Charissa, Clarisa, Clarisse, Klarissa, Larissa, Arissa, Clarina, Clarina, Clarinda     Details
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About Clare, the group of names with the same origin as Clarissa

Meaning/translation:clear, bright
Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin:derived from the Latin word clarus (clear, bright), in Medieval times
 known from Saint Claire, follower of Saint Francis of Assisi and foundress of the order of the Poor Clares
Words:clarus = clear, bright  Latin
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Variants' top ranks:2:Claire England+Wales 1974,  3:Clara Denmark 2011,  3:Chiara Italy 2004,  10:Klara Sweden 2004,  14:Klára Czechia 2015,  15:Clare England+Wales 1974,  59:Kyara Portugal 2015,  73:Clarice Brazil 2015,  79:Clarisse France 2003,  94:Clair England+Wales 1974
Name variants:Chiara, Clair, Claire, Clara, Clare, Claretta, Clarice, Clarina, Clarina, Clarinda, Clarinde, Clarisa, Clarissa, Clarisse, Klara, Klára, Klarina, Klarinda, Klarinde, Klarine, Klarissa, Kyara   Sortable list   Details
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Switzerland 1997 390
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 2511980-1989 367
USA yearlyGraph2015 700,  2014 764,  2013 708,  2012 631,  2011 597,  2010 550,  2009 603,  2008 564,  2007 501,  2006 469,  2005 419,  2004 367,  2003 376,  2002 342,  2001 324,  2000 325,  1999 317,  1998 301,  1997 266,  1996 241,  1995 239,  1994 2361993 258
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