What secrets hide behind “Marissa” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Marissa” is of Latin origin. It’s a name commonly given to girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Assiram.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Ssramai.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Marissa’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Marissa is a name that represents a tendency to exhibit extremes in terms of material success. You are either possessing a great deal of good fortune or none at all. It is your birthright to rule an enterprise – that is, if you are up to the challenge. Balance and power are the two words that describe you.
Your heart’s desire is to settle conflicts and create harmony. Natural born peacemaker and a spiritual idealist are some of the words that describe you. You specialize in religion, philosophy, and less traditional forms of healing. The quest for enlightenment is one of your life-long pursuits. You are aware of the thoughts and feelings of others and makes you selective in choosing your friends.
When people hear the name Marissa, they perceive you as someone who is sympathetic, compassionate, and generous. People feel comfortable with and count on you for support. You don’t care about fashion and are often shabbily dressed. Others see you as a maternal or paternal figure.
You won’t stop until you finish your task. You are a high-energy worker! You fit well in a structured workplace. It makes you feel secure and financially stable. You have a sensible and practical attitude toward life.
Your most likely vocation: administrator, supervisor, industrialist, builder, politician, printer, publisher, engineer, philosopher, social scientist, public speaker, leader in commerce or travel and tourism.
Lucky colors: Dark colors such as dark blue, gray, purple, or black
Lucky gem(s): Black diamond or pearl, any dark-colored stone
Lucky day(s): Thursday
Lucky botanicals: Marsh mallow, angelica, shephered's purse, ragwort, celery, gravel root
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“Marissa” is not a popular baby girl’s name in Texas as reported in the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only 156 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1983. A total of 1,633 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1994 with a total of 6,245 babies. That’s a lot of baby Marissas.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Marissa” was recorded 119,777 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Marissas to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 110,488.
The name first appeared in the year 1936 and given to five newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1989 with a rank of #81 nationwide and was registered 3,795 times as a baby girl’s name. Marissa became a popular girl’s name in the state of New Mexico in the year 1995. It ranked #12 with 86 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1994 in the state of California with 1,013 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Rhode Island for 25 years from 1978 to 2005 (may not be consecutive). It’s also popular in the state of New Mexico for 25 years (may not be consecutive).
For the past three decades (1989 to 2018), the name “Marissa” was recorded 94,319 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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