Corissapronounced korissa -it's an old latin greek name & i'm unable to recall which but it is the name of a greek goddess. other variations are carissa & clarissa. corissa is a feminine but strong name & it has an exotic sound to it.
Corissa is probably based on Cora or Corinna + the -issa ending. It may also be a variant of Carissa, influenced by Cora.
See Also: Cora, Corinna, Carissa
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