Other Origin(s):German, Greek
Meaning:Noble; Honey; Spirit of mad rage and frenzy
Lyssa is a feminine name of Latin, German, and Greek origin that is rich with different meanings. A shortened version of Alyssa, this name is a variant of Alice, meaning “noble.” This makes it an adorable choice if you plan to treat baby like royalty when they enter your family. If you want to embrace your little one’s sweet side, Lyssa can also be a nickname for Melissa, which translates to “honey.” If you’re a proud mythology nerd, Lyssa is also the name of a Greek spirit who represented mad rage and frenzy. Whether you want baby to maintain their sweet spirit to embrace their dark side, the name Lyssa will fit them with ease.
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