girl name Carissa
 

Baby Girl Names - Carissa


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The name Carissa is of English origin, and is a variation of Charissa.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Carissa has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Carissa
Use of the Name Carissa for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
23,405 23,405 19,770 6,899 3,334 1,254 610
The table below indicates the number of times the name Carissa has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Carissa first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1970, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Carissa
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1970826166  
1971728208  
1972683216  
1973675221  
1974583271  
1975555307  
1976426475  
1977393533  
1978382553  
1979343685  
1980332725  
1981349671  
1982335712  
1983313736  
1984316751  
1985326731  
1986311764  
1987334733  
1988296834  
1989279964  
19902561,107  
19912501,109  
19922381,155  
1993285976  
1994304903  
1995329818  
1996372723  
1997395658  
1998400686  
1999409680  
2000411684  
2001410706  
2002418690  
2003461644  
2004475610  
Totals:  23,405 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Carissa as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Carissa appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 35 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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