Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Accorsa f. Italian accorsa from Latin accursia 'aided, helped'.

The hypocoristic Corsa was more common than the full form.

Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Accorsa". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2016, no. 4. http://dmnes.org/2016/4/name/Accorsa.