kidzsearch.com > wiki   Explore:web images videos games  

Clarissa




KidzSearch Safe Wikipedia for Kids.
Jump to: navigation, search

Clarissa is a female given name. It comes from the German name Clarice. Clarice, in turn, comes from the Latin word Clarus, which means "bright, clear or famous". Clarissa also has a Greek origin, meaning "brilliant".

People with the name include Clara Barton, who was born Clarissa Harlowe Barton. A fictional teenage character named Clarissa was played by Melissa Joan Hart in Clarissa Explains It All during the early to mid 1990s.

People

Places

Science

Media