Larissa is a Greek name that has origins in Greek mythology. The name can be translated to "playful" or "cheerful." In addition to being the name of a nymph in Greek mythology, Larissa is also the name of one of the moons of Neptune.
Similar Names: Lorissa, Laressa
Famous Larissa Names: Larissa Wilson (actress), Larissa Franca (volleyball player)
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Lara can stand alone or be a nickname for Larissa