Sue Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Sue:
A short form of Susan, the Anglicized form of the French Susanne, a cognate of the Ecclesiastic Late Latin Susanna (lily, rose).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Sue seems like a cute name for a little girl out in the country. It's short, sweet and simple.
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There are lots of sues in my family. My Aunt Sue,(aka Aunt SueSue) My cousin Sue,(AKA SueSue) her daughter Suelee, and me, AKA SueSue.
I knew 2 girls growing up whose real names were Sue. One was Sue Ellen and the other was Sue Ann.
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Sue (Susan) Thomas - First deaf person to work as an undercover investigator doing lip-reading of suspects for the F.B.I.| Inspired the creation of the TV series 'Sue Thomas F.B.Eye'
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Sue Sylvester from the TV series "Glee"
Sue Ann Nivens, character played by Betty White on The Mary Tyler Moore Show
"Runaround Sue," a hit doo-wop song by Dion and the Belmonts
"A Boy Named Sue," a country song by Shel Silverstein and Johnny Cash
Sue (Susan) Thomas, Investigative Assistant/Analyst portrayed by Deanne Bray in the TV series 'Sue Thomas F.B.Eye' based on the real Sue Thomas
Sue Heck from the t.v. series The Middle
Sue Barton from the Sue Barton series