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Gender: Female Origin of Sanna: Scandinavian, diminutive of Susanna Meaning of Susanna: Hebrew, "lily"

The name Sanna is a girl's name of Scandinavian origin. Sanna and is often added to lists like Sagittarius Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

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If you're ready to move beyond Anna and Hannah, consider this, one of the most widely used names in Scandinavia.

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Pop Culture References for the name Sanna

Zanna, Sanneen, Sanne, Saneh, Sanea, Sana

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RedPanda1203 Says:


My Swedish friend - although she lives in England - is named Sanna and pronounces it like 'Anna' but with an S on the front. Hope this helps!

Lola Says:


A sweet name that means 'true' in Swedish...
Unlike what Nameberry says, it in pronounced with a soft A, as in

Lola Says:


This name is common in Sweden and there they pronounce it Sohn-uh. (:

ElsaAnne Says:


I would pronounce it Sar-na. But Sah-na (like Susannah) is equally as nice.

Sorceress Says:


Love Sanna! It's very pretty name, soft, but elegant.

larkspur83 Says:


How is this name pronounced?