[ 4 syll. mo-na-li-sa, mon-a l-isa ] The baby girl name Mona Lisa is pronounced in English as MOWNahLIYSah †. The origin of Mona Lisa is the Italian language. The name is famous from the dark-haired beauty of Leonardo da Vinci's 16th-century portrait. In recent times, it was borne by a fictional character portrayed by the similarly dark-haired Marisa Tomei in the movie My Cousin Vinny (1992). The names MonaLisa, Monalysa, and Monalyssa are forms of Mona Lisa. Variant forms inherit the origin and meaning of the name Mona Lisa.
Mona Lisa is an unusual baby girl name. It is ranked outside of the top 1000. In 2012, among the family of girl names directly linked to Mona Lisa, Lisa was the most frequently used.
Baby names that sound like Mona Lisa include Monalisa, Malaika, Malakia, Maleaza, Malgosia, Maliika, Malikia, Melosia, MonaLisa, Monalissa, Monalysa, Monalyssa, Maalika, Maëlys, Mailsea, Mailsee, Mailsey, Mailsi, Mailsie, and Mailsy.
† Pronunciation for Mona Lisa: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"