Arissa

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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A is for approachable, constantly meeting new people

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

S is for serious, not always joking.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

How popular is the baby name Arissa in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1970 7 7 0
1971 5 5 0
1977 6 6 0
1979 13 13 0
1980 12 12 0
1981 7 7 0
1982 9 9 0
1983 12 12 0
1984 10 10 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 14 14 0
1987 12 12 0
1988 14 14 0
1989 13 13 0
1990 17 17 0
1991 33 33 0
1992 31 31 0
1993 38 38 0
1994 74 74 0
1995 60 60 0
1996 43 43 0
1997 68 68 0
1998 54 54 0
1999 49 49 0
2000 41 41 0
2001 51 51 0
2002 75 75 0
2003 221 221 0
2004 144 144 0
2005 163 163 0
2006 88 88 0
2007 105 105 0
2008 95 95 0
2009 100 100 0
2010 76 76 0
2011 81 81 0
2012 80 80 0
2013 72 72 0
2014 68 68 0
2015 68 68 0
2016 58 58 0
2017 38 38 0

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Popularity of Arissa as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Arissa

  • How Popular is the name Arissa? Arissa is the 6,323rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Arissa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,232 babies born with the first name Arissa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Arissa to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Arissa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Arissa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Arissa is Monday, September 23rd, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Arissa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Arissa was in 2003 with a total of 221 babies.
  • Random Arissa Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Arissa is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Arissa: Your name in reverse order is Assira. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ssaria. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Arissa born Jul 2, 1948

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 France approximately on 850. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).