Susannah Name Meaning & Origin

Susannah

Pronunciation: soo-ZA-nə (key)

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Nicknames for Susannah

Sus; Susa; Susu; Sue; Susie; Susan; Anna; Annie; Sookie; Sanna; Sunny; ZuZu; Zannah; Suze

Meanings and history of the name Susannah

From the Hebrew Soshana, a derivative of shōshannāh (a lily, a rose).

Famous real-life people named Susannah

Susanna(h) Wilkerson Dickinson - the only adult anglo survivor of the Battle of the Alamo in 1836

Susannah Wesley - known as the "Mother of Methodism"

Susannah in song, story & screen

There is an old folk/kids song (I associate it with "She'll be coming around the mountain): "Oh Susannah, oh don't you cry for me, I've come from Alabama with a banjo on my knee..."
"Susannah of the Mounties," a Shirley Temple movie
Susannah and the Elders, Hebrew legend
Susannah is a character in The Dark Tower series by Stephen King
Susannah Simon, the main character in The "Mediator" series by Meg Cabot.

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