Given Name LYSSA (1)

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: LIS-ə  [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of ALYSSA.
VARIANTS: Lesia, Lisha, Lecia
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Kalisha, Talisha (African American), Adalheidis, Adelais (Ancient Germanic), Alisa (Bosnian), Alícia (Catalan), Adelheid (Dutch), Aliisa, Alisa, Alli (Finnish), Adélaïde, Alice, Alix, Alison (French), Adelheid (German), Aliki, Kiki (Greek), Adelaida, Aliz, Alíz (Hungarian), Ailís (Irish), Adelaide, Alice (Italian), Alise (Latvian), Aalis (Medieval French), Adelajda, Alicja (Polish), Adelaide, Alice, Alícia (Portuguese), Alisa (Russian), Aileas (Scottish), Alica (Slovak), Adelaida, Alicia (Spanish), Alicia (Swedish), Alisa (Ukrainian), Alis (Welsh)
SAME SPELLING: Lyssa (2)

Categories

diminutives, short forms
Entry updated December 8, 2017