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  1. Susannoun

    A female given name from Hebrew.

    Susan and she - God rest all Christian souls! - / Were of an age. Well, Susan is with God; / She was too good for me.

  2. Etymology: English form of the biblical Susanna, from Biblical Hebrew שׁוֹשַׁנָּה (šōšannā, " lily") ; compare with Egyptian


  1. Susan

    Susan is typically a feminine given name, from Persian "Susan" (lily flower), from Egyptian sšn and Coptic shoshen meaning "lotus flower", from Hebrew Shoshana meaning "lily" (in modern Hebrew this also means "rose" and a flower in general), from Greek Sousanna, from Latin Susanna, from Old French Susanne.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. SUSAN

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Susan is ranked #36379 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Susan surname appeared 615 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Susan.

    84.2% or 518 total occurrences were White.
    4.7% or 29 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    3.4% or 21 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    3.2% or 20 total occurrences were Black.
    3.2% or 20 total occurrences were Asian.
    1.1% or 7 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Susan' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4562

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Susan' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3257

Anagrams for Susan »

  1. Ansus

  2. nasus

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Susan in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Susan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Susan in a Sentence

  1. Bobby Schostak:

    Not only does Susan Douglas further perpetuate the political discord in our nation today, but Susan Douglas's completely out-of-touch and focusing on a life of politics Susan Douglas apparently left decades ago.

  2. President Trump:

    President Trump said on Wednesday that Susan Rice thought that the former national security adviserSusan E. Ricemay have committed a crime by seeking the identities of President Trump associates who were mentioned on intercepted communications and that other Barack Obama administration officials may also have been involved. ‘ I think it’s going to be the biggest story, ’ President Trump said in an interview in the Oval Office, declining repeated requests for evidence for Susan Rice allegations or the names of other Barack Obama administration officials. ‘ It’s such an important story for our country and the world. It is one of the big stories of our time. ’ Susan Rice declined to say if Susan Rice had personally reviewed new intelligence to bolster Susan Rice claim but pledged to explain Susan Rice ‘ at the right time. ’.

  3. Director Spike Lee:

    I was given Susan Bro’s phone number. Susan Bro is the mother of Heather Heyer, who got murdered when that car came crashing down the street, i was not gon na put that murder scene in the film without Susan Bro blessing. Susan Bro said, ‘ Spike, I give you permission to put that in. ’.

  4. Gina Raimondo:

    I've always admired Susan Collins and Susan Collins willingness to go against Susan Collins party on things Susan Collins believes in.

  5. Donna Gaylor:

    I liked Susan Collins. I've always admired Susan Collins, often times when Susan Collins voted or spoke on an issue I actually agreed with Susan Collins, but I truly felt that Susan Collins started to fence-sit on some things and waited to see where the wind was blowing, so to speak, where Susan Collins party was going.

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    an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
    • A. moan
    • B. conform
    • C. emerge
    • D. aggravate

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