Susan girl

First name origin & meaning:

Hebrew: Lily

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:

  1. English and Dutch: from the female personal name Susanna, Susanne (Middle English), Susanna (Dutch), from Hebrew Shushannah ‘lily’, ‘lily of the valley’.
  2. 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.
  3. Jewish (Sephardic): from the male personal name Susan, a derivative of Arabic susan ‘lily’.

Famous people with this first name: Susan Sarandon

Famous people who gave their babies this name: Ray Bradbury

This name appears in the following lists: Alliterative Names, Black History/Civil Rights Leaders, Flowers and Trees, Heroes and Heroines, Presidents' Kids

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