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Baby Girl Names - Karissa


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The name Karissa is of English origin, and is a variation of Charissa.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Karissa 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 Karissa
Use of the Name Karissa for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
14,730 14,730 14,237 6,139 2,989 1,170 515
The table below indicates the number of times the name Karissa has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Karissa first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1977, 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 Karissa
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1977967143  
1978859171  
1979862179  
1980765215  
1981642276  
1982669265  
1983651265  
1984581314  
1985541368  
1986516401  
1987516401  
1988414564  
1989346738  
1990313870  
1991306902  
1992309897  
1993311854  
1994346768  
1995363721  
1996422603  
1997433587  
1998427619  
1999437620  
2000434648  
2001499550  
2002460621  
2003455655  
2004546515  
Totals:  14,730 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Karissa 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 Karissa appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 28 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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