Meaning:Noble, exalted; Rational
Alissa trips off the tongue like a gentle whisper and carries an enchanting vibe many will adore. This feminine title is of several origins, but mainly Hebrew from Alisa, meaning “great happiness.” Alissa has many cousins, like Alice, Alicia, Alysa, and even Julissa—a modern combination of Julie and Alissa. Variants of this stylish title can be found in Old German, Arabic, and Greek, where it means “noble, exalted, rational.” Alissa is a worthy choice for baby, who will undoubtedly inspire happiness in everyone around them.
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