Clarissa

Novel (1747-48) by Samuel Richardson in the form of letters between the characters. The heroine is pursued by the attractive but unprincipled Lovelace. He rapes her and the consequent loss of...
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Clarissa

[given name] Clarissa is derived from the German name Clarice. Clarice is derived from the Latin the word Clarus, which means `bright, clear or famous.` Clarissa also has a Greek origin, meaning `brilliant`. Clarissa is considered an English, Italian, and Portuguese name. Clarisa is the Spanish form of the name. ==Notable people with this n...
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Clarissa

Clarissa is a cultivated variety of potato.
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Clarissa

Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady is an epistolary novel by Samuel Richardson, published in 1748. It tells the tragic story of a heroine whose quest for virtue is continually thwarted by her family, and is one of the longest novels in the English language. ==Plot summary== Clarissa Harlowe, the tragic heroine of Clarissa, is a beautiful an...
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Clarissa

Clarissa is a Latin name for girls. The meaning is `bright, famous` The name Clarissa is most commonly given to Italian girls. (6 times more often than to American girls.) What do they use in other countries? Claire (French) Clara (English, Italian, German, Portuguese) Clair (English) The name sounds like: Clayrissa, Claresta, Clerisse, Clarise, Cl...
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