What does Susanne mean?
Susanne [su-sanne] as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Susanne is "lily, rose". Susanne is a version of Susan (Hebrew): short variation of Susanna and Susannah. Susanne is also a variant of Suzanne (French, Hebrew).
Associated with: lily (flower).
25 more alternative forms via Susan, Susannah, Suzanne: Sanna, Shanna▼, Soosanna, Sosanna, Suanny, Sueann, Sueanna, Sueanne, Suesana, Suesanna, Susana▼, Susanah, Susanka, Susanna▼, Susannagh, Suse, Susee, Susette, Susie▼, Suzana, Suzanna, Suzannah, Suzzanna, Zanne and Zuzanna.Creative forms:
(female) Sasanne, Sesanne, ..
(male) Susanse, Susnow, .. Middle name pairings:
Susanne Karis (S.K.), ..
How popular is Susanne?
Susanne is a very prominent first name for women (#606 out of 4276, Top 14%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Susanne reached its top position of #307 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Susanne are Susan (#929 in recent rankings), Susanna (#1271), Susana (#1702), Suzan, Susie, Zuzanna, Suzanna, Susette, Suzanne, Susannah, Shanna, Sueann, Susann and Sanna. Usage of these relations of Susanne reached its apex 65 years ago (median #1041) and has become much diminished since, with forms like Suzan becoming somewhat outmoded.
Susanne▼ is alike in pronunciation to Cezanne. Other suggested similar names are Alisanne, Arianne, Aryanne, Breanne▼, Brianne▼, Bryanne, Chyanne, Danne, Dayanne, Dianne▼, Dyanne, Elianne, Eufane, Gunne, Hanne, Janne, Jeanne▼, Johanne, Jolanne, Josanne, Jovanne, Julaine, Julianne, Justine▼, Justyne, Leeanne, Leianne, Luane, Luanne▼, Lusine, Osanne, Ozanne, Raeanne, Rexanne, Rheanne, Rianne, Roanne, Rosanne▼, Roseanne, Rozanne, Rubianne, Ryanne, Sande, Sanny, Savanna, Seanna, Sesame, Shanae▼, Shanee, Shanie, Shannae, Shannea, Shannen, Shayanne, Shianna, Shyann▼, Shyanne▼, Sianna, Simonne, Sloane▲, Solenne, Sosannah, Stanze, Suezanna, Sunnee, Sunni, Sunnie, Sunny, Sunshine, Swannie, Swanny, Tianne, Yolanne and Ysanne. These names tend to be less frequently used than Susanne.See names in meaning and etymology.