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Susanna

[soo-zan-uh] /suˈzæn ə/
noun
1.
a book of the Apocrypha, constituting the 13th chapter of Daniel in the Douay Bible.
2.
Also, Susannah. a female given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “lily.”.
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Susanna

/suːˈzænə/
noun (Apocrypha)
1.
the wife of Joachim, who was condemned to death for adultery because of a false accusation, but saved by Daniel's sagacity
2.
the book of the Apocrypha containing this story
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Word Origin and History for susannah
Susanna
fem. proper name, from L. Susanna, from Gk. Sousana, from Heb. Shoshannah, lit. "a lily." One of the women that attended Jesus in his journeys.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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susannah in the Bible

lily, with other pious women, ministered to Jesus (Luke 8:3).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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