Elissa is a girl name and means from the blessed isles. It is a Greek name and its pronunciation is \e-lissa, el(is)-sa\. Other similar names and variants include: Alissa, Allissa, Allyssa, Alyssa, Elisia, Elisse, Elissia, Ellissa, Elysa, Elyse, Elysia, Elyssa, Elysse, Elyssia, Ilissa, Ilysa, Ilyssa, Lissa, Lissie, Lissy, Lyssa. Elissa is a very popular first name for women (#1212 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women.
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  • Elissa Landi (actress) born on December 6, 1904.
  • Elissa Leeds in New York City born on April 12, 1959.
  • Elissa born on October 27, 1972.
  • Elissa Knight (actor)
  • Elissa Wall (writer)
  • Elissa Down (director)
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Famous actors named Elissa and their movies

Elissa Landi
Elissa Landi

Born on December 6, 1904

  • Age: 118
  • Birth sign: Sagittarius
  • No. of movies: 24

Always Goodbye

Directed by: Kenneth MacKenna, William Cameron Menzies

Starring: Elissa Landi, Lewis Stone, Paul Cavanagh, John Garrick

The Betrayal

Directed by: Walter Summers

Starring: Elissa Landi, Michael Hogan, Hubert Carter, Carl Harbord

The Amateur Gentleman

Directed by: Thornton Freeland

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Elissa Landi, Gordon Harker, Basil Sydney

Without Regret

Directed by: Harold Young

Starring: Elissa Landi, Paul Cavanagh, Frances Drake, Kent Taylor

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Famous directors named Elissa and their movies

Elissa Down
Elissa Down
  • No. of movies: 3
The Honor List

The Honor List

Directed by: Elissa Down

The Black Balloon [Region 2]

The Black Balloon [Region 2]

Directed by: Elissa Down

The Black Balloon

The Black Balloon

Directed by: Elissa Down

Starring: Rhys Wakefield, Luke Ford, Toni Collette, Erik Thomson

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Famous writers named Elissa and their books

Elissa Wall
Elissa Wall
  • No. of books: 2
Stolen Innocence

Stolen Innocence


"Both creepy...and quite moving."--New York Times Book Review"Wall's story couldn't be more timely."--PeopleStolen Innocence is the gripping New York Times bestselling memoir of Elissa Wall, the courageous former member of Utah's

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