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Gender: Female Meaning of Suzette: "lily" Origin of Suzette: French diminutive of Susannah, Hebrew

The name Suzette is a girl's name of French origin meaning "lily". Suzette and is often added to lists like Gorgeous Flower Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change Two Letters".

From the experts:

Suzette is stereotypically the name of the sexy French maid in a fifties movie -- so kitsch it's almost cool again.

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Famous People Named Suzette

Suzette Haden Elgin, American science fiction writer
Suzette "Suzy" Quintanilla, American musician, sister of singer Selena
Suzette Charles, Miss America 1984 for seven weeks
Suzette Logue, American ballerina
Suzette Defoye (born Marie-Suzanne-Joséphe Artus Truyart), French ballerina
Suzette Catherine Holten, Danish painter
Suzette Kimball, American geologist
Jayma Suzette Mays, American actress

Pop Culture References for the name Suzette

Crepe Suzette, French dessert
Suzette, character in film "Absolute Beginners"



Skittlewiddles Says:


I have only known one Suzette and she was the complete opposite of Nameberry's description. It certainly is a usable name.

paulapuddephatt Says:


Suzette, nickname Suzy, is adorable.

Stella Philips Says:


Suzette sounds upbeat and fun! Like the combo Suzette Eliza. Love the nn Zetta which means 'olive'. My opinionated and fussy French friend says the name Suzette is classy and not old-lady-ish. :)