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What does Sanna mean?

Sanna Pronunciation of Sanna as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Sanna is "lily". Short form of Susanna. Used as an independent name in Scandinavia. Also form of Susan. Also form of Susannah.


ASSOCIATED WITH lily (flower)


VARIANTS Sana, Zanna

RELATED FORMS VIA SUSANNA Suezanna, Susana, Susann, Suzanna

(female) Suna, ..

(male) Sanne, ..

Sanna Rania (S.R.), ..

How popular is Sanna?

Sanna is a rare given name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#32609 out of 150436, Top 22%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Sanna reached its apex position of #47 in Sweden in 1998, but is not in the list currently. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sanna name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Popular alternative forms of Sanna are Susan (#1079 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Susanna (#1431), Sana (#1557), Susana (#1784), Susann, Susannah and Suzanna. These forms of Sanna were popular as baby names 68 years ago (MEDIAN #1197) and are now significantly less conventional (#1731, 98% LESS USAGE).

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Susannah, Suzanna in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Sanna is pronounced similarly to Cianna, Cinny, Sannah, Sannie, Seanna, Sena, Siana, Siena, Signa, Sinnie, Sinny, Sohnia, Sonia, Sonja, Sonya, Suanny, Swanny, Zahna, Zana, Zayna, Zeena, Zena, Zenia, Zina and Zinya. Other recommended sound-alike names are Canna, Danna, Eanna, Hanna, Ianna, Janna, Lanna, Nanna, Ranna, Samia, Samma, Samya, San, Sanda, Santa, Shaena, Shaina, Shana, Shanea, Shania, Shanna, Shannae, Shannah, Shannea, Shauna, Shaunna, Shawna, Shawnna, Shayna, Shena, Shianna, Shona, Shonna, Shuna, Shyanna, Vanna, Wanna and Yanna. These names tend to be more frequently used than Sanna.

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