Czech diminutive of Susan

Zuzu Origin and Meaning

The name Zuzu is a girl's name of Czech origin meaning "lily".

This sizzling nickname Zuzu is heard every Christmas as the name of Jimmy Stewart's little girl in "It's a Wonderful Life," but we love it all year round as a lively alternative to double names like Gigi and Bibi.

"Top Chef" 's Tania Peterson named her daughter Zuzu Audrey.

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Zuzu Popularity

Famous People Named Zuzu

  • Zuzu Angel (born Zuleika Angel Jones)Brazilian fashion designer
  • Arizona "Zuzu" O'Neillgirl mentioned by Jonathan Goldstein's on his radio show WireTap
  • A.D. "Zuzu" BollinAmerican male blues guitarist
  • Zuzu Audrey Peterson (b. 2011)daughter of TV chef Tania Peterson

Zuzu in Pop Culture

  • Zuzu Baileyyoungest daughter in film "It's a Wonderful Life"
  • Zuzunickname of male character Zuko on animated TV series "Avatar: The Last Airbender"
  • Zuzunickname used for April Ludgate by her parents on TV's "Parks & Recreation"
  • "Zuzu & the Supernuffs" Australian animated series
  • Zuzuword for urine in Luganda