Alisa: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Alisa

The Russian form of Alice, meaning "noble." Kind of like your efforts to get little Alisa into bed at a decent hour: noble, sure, but not always effective.

Nicknames:

Ali, Lisa.

Famous people named Alisa:

Author Alisa Kwitney; actresses Alisa Mizuki and Alisa Arnah; figure skaters Alisa Drei and Alisa Czisny; comedienne Alisa Reyes.

Fun fact:

Noted novelist Ayn Rand was born Alisa Zinov'yevna Rosenbaum.