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Susan

[soo-zuh n] /ˈsu zən/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Susanna or Susannah.
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  • Meanwhile, Susan, gabrielle and bree all see lynette removing her wig.
  • Susan visits the gynecologist, but finds out her regular doctor is out.
  • His first coanchor was Susan spencer, replaced a few years later by pat miles.
Word Origin and History for Susan

fem. proper name, from French Susanne, from Late Latin Susanna (see Susanna). A top-10 name for girls born in the U.S. 1945-1968 (peaking at #2 from 1957-60).

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