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What is the meaning of the name Larissa?

Larissa is both Greek and Russian-derived and means: mythical woman and cheerfulness. The name Larisa (more seldom Larissa, or Laryssa) derives from the Old Greek town name (MORE)

Who is larissa in The Giver?

Larissa is an old woman that Jonas bathed one day at the House of the Old. She does get released toward the middle of the book. Larissa gives Janas a clue as to what the real (MORE)