Egyptian, Female, S names, Virtues/Attributes


Susan is the English form of Susannah which comes from Hebrew Shoshannah meaning “lily”; it also means “rose” in modern Hebrew. It may ultimately be derived from Egyptian sšn meaning “lotus”.

Nicknames: Sue, Susie/Susy

Origin: Egyptian



  • Susannah (English)
  • Susanna (Italian, Swedish, Finnish, Russian, Dutch, English, Greek)
  • Sousanna (Greek)
  • Shoshannah (Hebrew)
  • Shoshana (Hebrew)
  • Sawsan (Arabic)
  • Suzanne (French, English, Dutch)
  • Suzana (Croatian, Serbian, Slovene, Macedonian, Portuguese Brazilian)
  • Susana (Portuguese, Spanish)
  • Zuzana (Czech, Slovak)
  • Zuzanna (Polish, Latvian)
  • Susanne (German, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian)
  • Susann (German, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian)
  • Sanna (Swedish, Finnish)
  • Zane (Latvian)
  • Huhana (Maori)
  • Syuzanna (Russian)



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