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What does Soo mean?

Soo Pronunciation of Soo [soo] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Soo is "lily, rose". Soo is an alternate form of Susan (Hebrew): short version of Susanna and Susannah.

Associated with: lily (flower).


Soo has 3 variants: Sioux, Su and Sue.

10 more relations via Susan: San, Sonel, Soosan, Suse, Susi, Susy, Suze, Suzi, Suzon and Suzy.

Creative forms:
(female) Scio, Soco, ..

(male) Sor, oo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Soo Amiyah (S.A.), ..

How popular is Soo?

Soo is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2474 out of 4276, Top 58%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#22143 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Soo (unlisted) ranked in the Top 2000 are San, Sue, Susan (#929 a year ago), Suzi and Suzy. These forms of Soo were favored during 1950-1959 (average #969) and are now significantly less common (#1785, 100% less usage), with versions like Sue becoming less stylish. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of San, Sue, Susan, Suzi, Suzy in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Soo is alike in pronunciation to Cee, Cy, Zea, Zia, Zoe, Zoee, Zoey, Zoi, Zoia, Zoie, Zooey and Zoya. Other recommended names are Ado, Ajo, Bao, Bo, Clo, Coco, Coe, Con, Cor, Doe, Doro, Dot, Ebo, Eyo, Flo, Gro, Io, Jo, Joi, Joy, Lou, Mo, Noa, Noe, Noor, Ros, Roz, Sal, Sam, Sato, Sib, Sis, Sky, Sofy, Soki, Soma, To, Toos and Yoko. These names tend to be less commonly used than Soo.

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