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[soo-zan-uh] /suˈzæn ə/
a book of the Apocrypha, constituting the 13th chapter of Daniel in the Douay Bible.
Also, Susannah. a female given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “lily.”. Unabridged
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noun (Apocrypha)
the wife of Joachim, who was condemned to death for adultery because of a false accusation, but saved by Daniel's sagacity
the book of the Apocrypha containing this story
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Word Origin and History for Susanna

fem. proper name, from Latin Susanna, from Greek Sousana, from Hebrew Shoshannah, literally "a lily." One of the women that attended Jesus in his journeys.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Susanna in the Bible

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

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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