First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
On This Page

How to Pronounce Cerissa

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Cerissa?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Cerissa mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Cerissa

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Texas, United States, the name Cerissa is of Spanish origin and means "Cherish".
Other origins: English

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Cerissa to us below

Where is the name Cerissa popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Cerissa as a first name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Cerissa as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in California, Louisiana, or Texas.

Fun Facts about the name Cerissa

  • How Popular is the name Cerissa? Cerissa is the 17,094th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Cerissa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 461 babies born with the first name Cerissa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Cerissa 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 Cerissa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 22 new born babies.
  • When was Cerissa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Cerissa is Tuesday, December 8th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Cerissa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Cerissa was in 1980 with a total of 56 babies.
  • Random Cerissa Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Cerissa is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Cerissa: Your name in reverse order is Assirec. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eisrcas. How do you pronounce that?

What Cerissas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Cerissa born Nov 22, 1982

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 600. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

Name poster for Cerissa

Name poster for Cerissa(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • 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).