Larisa

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Larisa

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  1. Alternative spelling of Larissa (the city in Greece)
  2. A female given name, a less common spelling of Larissa.

Larisa was also found in the following language(s): Latvian

Notable Persons Named Larisa

Larisa Oleynik is an actress. She has been prominent since 1993. Larisa was given the name Larisa Romanovna Oleynik on June 7th, 1981 in Santa Clara County, California, United States.

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Larisa Latynina is a gymnast. Larisa was born on December 27th, 1934 in Kherson.

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Larisa was born on June 19th, 1996 in Bucharest.

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Larisa was born on April 15th, 1938. She breathed her last breath on February 19th, 1998.

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Larisa Shepitko was a film director and screenwriter. She was most prominent from 1956 to 1979. Larisa was born on January 6th, 1938 in Bakhmut. She passed away on July 2nd, 1979.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1951 5 5 0
1955 6 6 0
1957 11 11 0
1958 13 13 0
1959 17 17 0
1960 20 20 0
1961 27 27 0
1962 11 11 0
1963 18 18 0
1964 16 16 0
1965 17 17 0
1966 28 28 0
1967 84 84 0
1968 100 100 0
1969 89 89 0
1970 85 85 0
1971 64 64 0
1972 58 58 0
1973 65 65 0
1974 46 46 0
1975 38 38 0
1976 60 60 0
1977 70 70 0
1978 56 56 0
1979 63 63 0
1980 58 58 0
1981 77 77 0
1982 53 53 0
1983 70 70 0
1984 75 75 0
1985 63 63 0
1986 72 72 0
1987 71 71 0
1988 87 87 0
1989 80 80 0
1990 80 80 0
1991 79 79 0
1992 80 80 0
1993 108 108 0
1994 103 103 0
1995 88 88 0
1996 64 64 0
1997 73 73 0
1998 71 71 0
1999 67 67 0
2000 67 67 0
2001 47 47 0
2002 70 70 0
2003 51 51 0
2004 75 75 0
2005 54 54 0
2006 58 58 0
2007 59 59 0
2008 34 34 0
2009 35 35 0
2010 38 38 0
2011 34 34 0
2012 22 22 0
2013 27 27 0
2014 13 13 0
2015 14 14 0
2016 21 21 0
2017 18 18 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Larisa

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Larisa as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Larisa

  • How Popular is the name Larisa? Larisa is the 4,904th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Larisa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,323 babies born with the first name Larisa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Larisa to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Larisa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1951 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Larisa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Larisa is Sunday, June 7th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Larisa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Larisa was in 1993 with a total of 108 babies.
  • Random Larisa Factoid: According to the 1973 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Larisa is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1973.
  • Weird things about the name Larisa: Your name in reverse order is Asiral. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iaslra. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.