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Alyssa Name Meaning and Origin

Alyssa Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Noble, rational, joyful

Name Origin


Alyssa is a Greek name meaning 'noble' or 'rational'. It also has connotations of joyfulness. The name is derived from the Greek word 'alyssos', which means 'rational'. Alyssa is a popular name for girls in English-speaking countries.

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Alyssa Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Alyssa is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of syllables.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Alyssa has a pleasant and rhythmic flow when pronounced.

Famous People Named Alyssa

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Alyssa Milano

Alyssa Milano is an American actress and activist known for her roles in TV shows like 'Charmed' and 'Who's the Boss?'. She is also a prominent advocate for various social issues.

● Alyssa Edwards

Alyssa Edwards is an American drag performer and choreographer, known for her appearances on 'RuPaul's Drag Race' and her own reality show 'Alyssa's Secret'.

● Alyssa Bates

Alyssa Bates is an American reality TV star known for appearing on the show 'Bringing Up Bates'. She is part of the Bates family, known for their conservative values.

Alyssa Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Alyssa

The name Alyssa does not have any inherently negative connotations or associations with negative characters or cultural symbols. It is a widely accepted and liked name in various cultures.

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