Meaning and name origin
Sue \sue\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Sue is "lily, rose". Sue is a variant of Susan (Hebrew): short form of Susanna and Susannah. See also Suellen.
Sue has 3 variant forms: Sioux, Soo, Su.
Sue is a very popular first name for females (#197 out of 4276, Top 5%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#18913 out of 88799, Top 21%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Sue for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Sue and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Susan (#851), Suellen and Sue. (2014 statistics).
Sue is also pronounced similarly to Cee and Zoe. Other suggested similar baby names are Rue, Shae, She-, Shea, Skie, Sky, Skye, Suse and Suze. These names tend to be less commonly used than Sue.