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Savannah Meaning


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.

Savannah Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 45 in baby name popularity for girls with 4,745 occurrences. It ranked 13,656 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 38 in baby name popularity for girls with 5,238 occurrences. It ranked 8,690 in baby name popularity for boys with 9 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.

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    Savannah Numerology

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    Savannah Name Fun

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