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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Shannah

Name: Shannah
Pronunciation: \sh(an)-nah\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: lily, rose
Origin: Hebrew
Sounds Like: Channah, Shannae, Shainah, Shanna, Shanah, Shawnah, Shaunah, Shaynah
Similar Names: Shannan, Sannah


Shannah \sh(an)-nah\ as a girl's name is a variant of Shana and Shoshana (Hebrew), and the meaning of Shannah is "lily, rose".

The baby name Shannah sounds like Channah, Shannae, Shainah, Shanna, Shanah, Shawnah, Shaunah and Shaynah. Other similar baby names are Shannan and Sannah.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Shannah.


Shannah is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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