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What does Sosanna mean?

Sosanna Pronunciation of Sosanna [sosan-na] as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Sosanna is "lily, rose". Sosanna is a version of Shoshana (Hebrew): from "shoshan". Sosanna is also a variation of Susan (Hebrew).

Associated with: lily (flower).


Sosanna has 10 variants: Soosanna, Sosannah, Suesana, Susana, Susanna, Susannagh, Susannah, Suzana, Suzanna and Suzannah.

15 more related forms via Shoshana, Susan: Sanna, Shana, Shannah, Shoshanna, Soosan, Suanny, Sueann, Sueanna, Sueanne, Suesann, Susanka, Susann, Susanne, Suzanne and Zanna.

Creative forms:
(female) Sosan, Soson, ..

(male) Sosanne, Sosen, ..

Middle name pairings:
Sosanna Marley (S.M.), ..

How popular is Sosanna?

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Sanna, Shana, Shoshana (#1842 last year), Sueann, Susan (#929), Susana (#1702), Susann, Susanna (#1271), Susannah, Susanne, Suzanna and Suzanne are the prominent variation forms of Sosanna (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these relations of Sosanna was at its most widespread 65 years ago (adoption of 4.21%) and has become much reduced since (adoption 0.03%, 99.3%), with versions like Shana becoming less in vogue. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shana, Shoshana, Sueann, Susan, Susana in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Susann, Susanna, Susannah, Susanne, Suzanna, Suzanne in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Sanna outside U.S.

Similar Names

Sosanna is alike in pronunciation to Suesanna, Suezanna, Susanah, Suzzanna and Zuzanna. Other suggested similar names are Hosana, Hosanna, Hosannah, Ioanna, Joanna, Joeanna, Johanna, Jolanna, Josana, Josanna, Josanne, Josianna, Jovanna, Joyanna, Loranna, Louanna, Oksanna, Osanna, Roanna, Rohanna, Rosana, Rosanna, Rosannah, Rosanne, Roseanna, Rossanna (see Roseanne), Roxanna, Royanna, Rozanna, Savanna, Seanna, Sevanna, Shanna, Shianna, Shyanna, Sianna, Solana, Toyanna, Yoanna, Yohanna, Ysanna and Zoanna. These names tend to be more commonly used than Sosanna.

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