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pinWhat does Shoshana mean?

Shoshana /sho-sha-na/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Shoshana is "lily, rose".

From "shoshan". Variant of Susan and Susanna, which are the more common and anglicized forms. Fashion designer Shoshana Lonstein.


Shoshana has 8 variants: Shana, Shannah, Shosha, Shoshanah, Shoshanna, Shoshi, Sosanna and Sosannah.

Shoshana has 14 more relations via Susan, Susanna: Shushana, Shushu, Siusan, Soosan, Soosanna, Suesan, Suesana, Suesann, Susan, Susana, Susanka, Susann, Susanna and Suzana.

Kreatif forms: Shashana, Shoshara. [more]

pinHow popular is Shoshana?

Shoshana is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2770 out of 4276, Top 65%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Shoshana and related names. Popular variation forms of Shoshana (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000 are Shana, Susan (#851 in 2014), Susana, Susann and Susanna. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4926%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.0298%, 94%), with the versions Shana, Susan, Susana and Susanna becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Shana, Susan, Susana, Susann, Susanna in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shoshana and related baby names outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Shoshana is alike in pronunciation to Shoshoni. Another suggested similar baby name is Shoshone. These names tend to be less frequently used than Shoshana.