in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Italian
- Meaning: Of the Sea or Bitter
- #986 All Time
Pronunciation of Marisa
How popular is the name "Marisa" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Marisa? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 48,078 babies born with the name Marisa in the United States. That's more than enough Marisas to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1934 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Marisa" was in 1995 with a total of 2,198 babies. (That's a lot of baby Marisas)
According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Marisa" ranks #40 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 26 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of 1,621 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Marisa popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Marisa in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Marisa" mean? The list below shows the origins of Marisa as well as things modernly associated with the name Marisa such as celebrities named Marisa.
Origin and Meaning of Marisa
The name "Marisa" is of Italian origin, and it means "Of the Sea or Bitter". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Marisa Coughlan is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1995 to present. Marisa was born in 1973 as Marisa Christine Coughlan in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.
M is for mighty, your inner strength.
A is for agreeable, the best side of you!
R is for relish, you seek a challenge.
I is for impress, for impress you will.
S is for special, you are, you know!
A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.
Your name in reverse order is "Asiram". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Amarsi". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Marisa born Jul 13, 2008
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-East approximately on 1600. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.
You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.
Name poster for Marisa
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