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What does Savannah mean?

Savannah Pronunciation of Savannah as a girls' name is pronounced sa-VAN-ah. It is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Savannah is "treeless plain". Place name: the city of Savannah, Georgia.



VARIANTS Savana, Savanah, Savanha, Savanna, Savannha, Savhanna, Savonna, Savonne, Sevanna, Vanna

SEE ALSO Mesa, Sierra



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How popular is Savannah?

Savannah is a very popular first name for females (#906 out of 4276, Top 21%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#39378 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Savannah reached its top rank of #30 in the U.S. in the year 2007, and is currently at #45. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Prominent varying forms of Savannah (#45 LAST YEAR) ranked in the Top 2000 are Savana, Savanah, Savanna (#590) and Sierra (#452). Usage of these forms of Savannah was more pronounced in the year 2000 (ADOPTION OF 0.8%) and has become much diminished since (ADOPTION 0.4%, DOWN 57%), with forms such as Savana becoming less in vogue. Savannah is the most trendy birth name in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Savannah, Savana, Savanah, Savanna, Sierra in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Savannah, Sierra outside U.S.

Similar Names

Savannah is alike in pronunciation to Savina. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Aivanna, Alannah, Briannah, Cavanagh, Channah, Dalanna, Dannah, Davianna, Davonna, Dayanna, Devanna, Diannah, Favianna, Fayanna, Giavanna, Hosannah, Ivanna, Jannah, Johannah, Jovanna, Kavanagh, Kavonna, Lannah, Lavonna, Leannah, Liannah, Livanna, Luannah, Natanyah, Raeanna, Ravenna, Ravinna, Rayanna, Reannah, Rosannah, Sabina, Sabinna (see Sabina), Sabyna (see Sabina), Saharah, Sanna, Sannah, Sarinna, Savine, Seanna, Sebinah, Shainah, Shanah, Shanna, Shannah, Shannan, Shaunah, Shavaun, Shavona, Shavonna, Shavonne, Shawnah, Shaynah, Shianna, Shyanna, Sianna, Silvanna, Sirvanna, Sosanna, Sosannah, Sueanna, Susanah, Susanna, Susannagh (see Susan), Susannah, Suzanna, Suzannah, Sylvanna, Syvonne and Talanna. These names tend to be less frequently used than Savannah.

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