The baby girl name Larissa represent unique meaning, Woman from citadel, is popular among greek ethenicity or origin.

In native script, the name Larissa is written as Λαρισα(Ancient Greek) and pronounce as lə-ris-ə, the name contain around 3 syllables in pronouciations.

The human Larissa has also nick names such as Lara, and also has variations of Lara, Larisa, Larrissa, Larryssa, Laryssa.

Larissa originates in Greek language and means "woman from citadel". In Greek mythology, Larissa was a nymph and the daughter of Pelasgus. It was also the name of a 4th century Christian martyr, Saint Larissa. Larissa is also the name of an important city in Greece. As a feminine given name it has been fairly popular in the United States.

Famous Larissa's

  • Larissa Carvalho Tennis Player
  • Larissa Lai Writer

Map Of Greek Origin