Lorissa

First Name
1k
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 Lorissa

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  • A submission from United States says the name Lorissa means "Cheerful" and is of Greek origin.
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International Interest

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1965 6 6 0
1966 5 5 0
1967 14 14 0
1968 8 8 0
1969 15 15 0
1970 37 37 0
1971 17 17 0
1972 21 21 0
1973 24 24 0
1974 16 16 0
1975 18 18 0
1976 22 22 0
1977 14 14 0
1978 20 20 0
1979 31 31 0
1980 30 30 0
1981 26 26 0
1982 20 20 0
1983 21 21 0
1984 22 22 0
1985 29 29 0
1986 25 25 0
1987 29 29 0
1988 36 36 0
1989 42 42 0
1990 33 33 0
1991 39 39 0
1992 38 38 0
1993 41 41 0
1994 49 49 0
1995 41 41 0
1996 40 40 0
1997 45 45 0
1998 46 46 0
1999 28 28 0
2000 30 30 0
2001 33 33 0
2002 27 27 0
2003 23 23 0
2004 23 23 0
2005 30 30 0
2006 17 17 0
2007 15 15 0
2008 12 12 0
2009 11 11 0
2010 8 8 0
2011 10 10 0
2012 9 9 0
2013 15 15 0
2015 8 8 0
2016 7 7 0
2017 9 9 0
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International Interest for Lorissa

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Fun Facts about the name Lorissa

  • How Popular is the name Lorissa? Lorissa is the 9,210th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Lorissa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,235 babies born with the first name Lorissa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lorissa to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lorissa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1965 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Lorissa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lorissa is Wednesday, April 8th, 1896.
  • What year had the most people named Lorissa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lorissa was in 1994 with a total of 49 babies.
  • Random Lorissa Factoid: According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lorissa is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1979.
  • Weird things about the name Lorissa: Your name in reverse order is Assirol. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ssilroa. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Lorissa born Jan 12, 1929

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 Ontario approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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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).