The short form of the Hebrew name Susanna historically known for Susan B. Anthony, the 19th century women's rights leader who was honored with her image on a dollar coin minted in 1979, 1980, 1981, and 1999. The name is currently inspired by Academy Award-winning actress Susan Sarandon, whose successful film career started in 1970. It peaked during the 1950s at No. 2 for four consecutive years and is sometimes used as a blended name such as Susanetta or Susannah. , Lily

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