[ 3 syll. a-les-sa, al-e-ssa ] The baby boy name Alessa is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as aa-LEY-Saa- †. The origin of Alessa is the Old Greek language. Alessa is a variant of the name Alexis (English, Greek, French, and German).
See also the related category greek.
Alessa is an infrequently used baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Alessa, Alexis was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Alessa include Alajos (Hungarian), Alaka'i (Hawaiian), Alake, Alceo, Alechjo (Esperanto), Alecko, Aleckos, Aleco, Alecos, Alecsis, Alecxis, Aleixo (Galician and Portuguese), Alekko (Slavic), Aleko (Slavic), Alekos (Greek), Aleksei (Russian), Aleksey (Russian), Aleksi (Finnish), Aleksio, and Aleksios.
† English pronunciation for Alessa: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"