Yulissa isn't a name you hear every day, and it only ranked on the list of the top 1,000 baby names for girls in the United States once, but it's a name that is on the rise. It's unique without being too over the top, and it has roots in several other names. It also pairs well with many classic and new-age middle names for baby girls.

Meaning of the name Yulissa:

English: Truth
Spanish: Beautiful girl

Origin of the name Yulissa:

The exact origins of the baby name Yulissa are unknown. Some believe it's a derivative of the name Julissa, which is a combination of the popular names Julia and Lisa.

Symbolism of the name Yulissa:

If Yulissa is indeed derived from Julissa, which is a combination of Julia and Lisa, its symbolism may relate to those names. Julia means “youthful,” so parents may see the name as a symbol of their child's youth. Lisa means “pledged to God,” so parents of the Christian faith may find symbolism there.

Baby name Yulissa

Style of the name Yulissa:


Gender of the name Yulissa:

Yulissa is a girl's name.

Pronunciation of the name Yulissa:


Number of syllables in the name Yulissa:


Emotion evoked from the name Yulissa:

The baby name Yulissa evokes images of someone who is joyful and a great communicator.

Alternative spellings for the name Yulissa:

  • Yulisa
  • Yulesa
  • Yulessa

Nicknames for the name Yulissa:

  • Yulie
  • Lisa
  • Lissa

Popularity of the name Yulissa:

According to the Social Security Administration, Yulissa was a top 1,000 baby name for girls in 1997, but it only made the list that one year. It ranked at number 424.

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Great middle names for Yulissa and their meanings:

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