First name origin & meaning:
First name variations: Susannah, Susanne, Susanna, Susi, Suse, Suisan, Suzanne, Suzanna, Sosana, Susette, Suzette, Sue Anne, Sue Ellen, Susy, Susie, Soos, Suzy, Suzie, Soozie, Sue, Sukie, Sukey, Zsa Zsa
Last name origins & meanings:
- English and Dutch: from the female personal name
Susanna, Susanne (Middle English), Susanna
(Dutch), from Hebrew Shushannah ‘lily’, ‘lily of the valley’.
- Southern French: from
Occitan susan ‘above’, ‘higher’, hence a topographic name for
someone living at the top end of a village or on the side of a valley.
- Jewish (Sephardic): from the male personal name
Susan, a derivative of Arabic susan ‘lily’.
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