Where is Alyssa from?

My guess is...


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flag of Singapore


United States of America

flag of United States of America


I'm 97% certain Alyssa is female.

According to a dataset of 2900, the average Alyssa is around 27 years old.

Origins of the name Alyssa

Origins English

Pronounced ə-LIS-ə

Gender Feminine

Traits include: modern, youthful, natural, wholesome, refined

Variant of Alicia. The spelling has probably been influenced by that of the alyssum flower, the name of which is derived from Greek ἀ (a), a negative prefix, combined with λύσσα (lyssa) meaning "madness, rabies", since it was believed to cure madness.

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How do we know this about Alyssa

(and is it secret spies?)

We use a combination of data from the internet, and our own Machine Learning models to make these predictions.
In a gist, we use a Machine Learning model trained on a diverse global dataset of 100m+ names, and use it to predict different traits for a person based on first name!
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