Larissa

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Larisa ( the city; the female name)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Λάρισσα (Larissa).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Larissa

  1. A city in north-central Greece, the capital of Thessaly.
  2. (Greek mythology) A nymph with a local cult near the city of Larissa.
  3. A female given name (after the mythological character and a 4th century Greek Orthodox martyr).
  4. A moon of Neptune.

Related terms[edit]

  • female given name: Lara

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Finnish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Larissa

  1. Inessive singular form of Lari.

German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Larissa

  1. A female given name borrowed from Russian in the 20th century.

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Lārissa f (genitive Lārissae); first declension

  1. Larissa

Inflection[edit]

First declension with locative.

Number Singular
nominative Lārissa
genitive Lārissae
dative Lārissae
accusative Lārissam
ablative Lārissā
vocative Lārissa
locative Lārissae