Comments for the name Nerissa

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Not one of my favorite names but I did know a girl many years ago with this name. She was a very lively, energetic girl with a great sense of humor.
-- Anonymous User  4/25/2006
A sweet name with a nice meaning!
-- nelirosala  6/25/2006
Nerissa reminds me a lot of Melissa, which I also like but find it to be very overused.
-- name searching  11/19/2006
Nerissa is a character in the TV show/comics/book series WITCH. She is a villan.
-- Anonymous User  6/13/2007
I like this name, but I think it feels a bit over the top. I think that the name Nerisse is much prettier, or even Nerise.
-- DoffeT  9/8/2007
An alternate spelling, Narissa, was borne by the evil queen stepmother in the 2007 Disney film, Enchanted.
-- kementari  5/5/2008
I have a best friend called Narissa. And NO the Disney film Enchanted did NOT make up the new spelling. Narissa is 11 years old, much older than the film.
-- 1998emma  7/9/2009
Disney aren't the type of place that makes up name spellings, they may find it from somewhere or even the producer's or writer's daughter could be called Narissa.
-- 1998emma  7/23/2009
I really like this name, I think it has a really charming meaning ("sea nymph"), it's great; it brings to mind a spritely little mischievous girl. :)
-- walesgal92  9/2/2010
How could you not love this name? The meaning is so cute (Sea Nymph). It sounds cute, and will age well! Just rolls off of your tongue.
-- gabbygrace1915  2/1/2011
Nerissa is a (good) character in the "Gregor the Ovverlander" series.
-- Meapergirl  6/22/2011

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