Gender: Female Meaning of Sookie: "lily" Origin of Sookie: Variation of Sukey, pet form of Susanna

Sookie Origin and Meaning

The name Sookie is a girl's name meaning "lily".

This spelling seems to be taking off as a result of media appearances as characters in first "Gilmore Girls" and then as Sookie Stackhouse, the Anna Paquin character in "True Blood," based on "The Southern Vampire Mysteries" series of books by Charlaine Harris.

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Princess Hockey Says:


Can't shake the True Blood connection. They even mock her name in the show...or rather mock how Bill pronounces it. It didn't seem so bad in Gilmore Girls.

beachbear Says:


I can't take this name seriously.

helenlouise Says:


Sounds like a euphemism for a vagina

euphemiadwarlock9 Says:


Don't know if I prefer Sookie or Suki :(

Guest Says:


this reminds me of having a cold....

CocoWhite Says:


Has the potential to be cute, but it sounds too much like Snooki to me.