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What does Shushana mean?

Shushana Pronunciation of Shushana [shushana] as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Shushana is "lily, rose". Shushana is an alternate form of Susan (Hebrew): short variation of Susanna and Susannah.

Associated with: lily (flower).


Shushana has 3 variants: Shoshana, Shoshanah and Shoshanna.

8 more alternative forms via Susan: Shushu, Siusan, Suesana, Susana, Susanka, Susann, Susanna and Suzana.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Shushana Eloise (S.E.), ..

How popular is Shushana?

Shushana is a rare given name for women. Shushana is an equivalently unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Shushana (outside Top 2000) are Shoshana (#1842 in 2015), Susan (#929), Susana (#1702), Susann and Susanna (#1271). Usage of these forms of Shushana reached its peak during the years 1950-1959 (median #936) and is now much reduced (#1548, 99% less usage), with forms such as Susan becoming less stylish. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shoshana, Susan, Susana, Susann, Susanna in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Shushana is pronounced similarly to Shoshoni. Other suggested similar names are Ishana, Kashana, Lashana, Rashana, Roshana, Shakeena, Shakina, Shalana, Shana, Shaquina, Sharana, Sharlana (see Sharlene), Shastina, Shayana, Shifana, Shosha, Shoshone, Shuna, Soosan, Soosanna, Sosanna, Stephana, Suesan, Suesann, Suesanna, Suezanna, Susanah, Susannah, Susanne, Susen, Suzan, Suzane, Suzanna, Suzzanna, Tashana and Trishana. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shushana.

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