Shoshana Name Meaning & Origin

Shoshana

Pronunciation: shoh-SHAH-nə (key)

Origin of the name Shoshana:

Borrowed from the Hebrew, Shoshannah is derived from shōshannāh (a lily, a rose).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Sue, Shosh, Shoshi, Shana, Shani, Shoshani, Shushi, Shushie, Shoshie

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Famous real-life people named Shoshana

Shoshana Bean, Broadway actress
Shoshana Johnson, American soldier and POW
Shoshana Felman, American Holocaust scholar

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Shoshanna Shapiro- character in HBO show, Girls
Shoshanna Dreyfus- character in Quentin Tarantino film Inglourious Basterds

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