What does Savannah mean?
The name Savannah is of Spanish origin.
The meaning of Savannah is "treeless plain".
Savannah is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Sa-va-nnah.
The Given Name Savannah
The given name Savannah is of uncertain origin.
In one case it may have originated as a word to describe southern marshlands, derived from the Spanish word sabana which itself is a form of the tropical Carribean Taino word zabana.
Another possible origin is that it may have been the name of a group of Shawnee who migrated to the Savannah river area in the 1680s.
Savannah falls into the name categories landform, place.
In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 38
in baby name popularity for girls with 5,336 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 38 in baby name popularity for girls with 5,437 occurrences. It ranked 10,404 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences.
View the Savannah Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Savannah has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Savannah to other names.
Savannah Related Names
Variants of the name Savannah include Sahvanna, Sahvannah, Savana, Savanah, Savanh, Savanha, Savann, Savanna, Zavana, Zavanna, Zavannah.
The name Zabana is a form of Savannah.
Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Savannah.
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Savannah Name Fun
Be creative with the name Savannah.
Just for fun, see the name Savannah in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.
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