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Updated: Jul 17, 2024 | 👁️ 21 Views | 🔊 15 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: Native American, English

Meaning: A Treeless Plain

Pronunciation: suh-VAN-uh, səˈvænə, S AH V AE N AH

Popularity Rank: #6,000

On this page:

  • 1. Savannah Meaning
  • 2. Savannah Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Savannah
  • 4. Translations of Savannah
  • 5. Savannah Name Popularity
  • 6. Savannah popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Savannah
  • 8. Latest News about Savannah
  • 9. Savannah Name Poster
  • 10. Names similar to Savannah

Savannah Meaning

Derived from the Taino word 'zabana' meaning 'flat tropical grassland', Savannah is a name that invokes images of natural beauty and vast landscapes.

Savannah also means "A Treeless Plain, From the Open Plain, Belonging to a flat tropical grassland".

Savannah is commonly found in United States of America, United Kingdom, South Africa, and 66 more countries.

Savannah Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: suh-VAN-uh

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): səˈvænə

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: S AH V AE N AH

S: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

V: Pronounce as in "van" (V AE N)

AE: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Savannah Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Savannah is recorded 9,538 times globally, ranking it as the 6,000th most common name worldwide.

Savannah is most prevalent in United States of America, with 6,745 occurrences, making it the 746th most popular name in the country.

In United States of America, the name Savannah is found among 1 in every 268 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Savannah Popularity by Country

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United States of America#7461 : 268
United Kingdom#1,4091 : 723
South Africa#4,2011 : 6,496
Netherlands#1,8731 : 1,139
Canada#1,5001 : 1,047
France#4,2291 : 4,220
Costa Rica#1,9911 : 1,876
Italy#13,9381 : 17,138
Belgium#4,6841 : 5,348
Ireland#2,4841 : 2,733
Philippines#2,8611 : 7,357
Hong Kong#7,6601 : 13,686
Saudi Arabia#52,3201 : 93,297
Switzerland#5,6691 : 7,758

List of countries the name Savannah is rarely found

Savannah popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Savannah from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Savannah

📰 Latest News about Savannah

Stay updated with the most recent news about Savannah. Read on to catch up with Savannah's latest headlines

Last Updated: July 17, 2024 02:01 PM (GMT + 5.30)

  • Savannah Chrisley Shares "Heartache" Moment After Getting Custody of Siblings Grayson and Chloe - E! NEWS
    Source: E! NEWS | Published on: July 17, 2024
  • What do last-minute tickets cost to see the Savannah Bananas in 2024? - New York Post
    Source: New York Post | Published on: July 17, 2024
  • Savannah Chrisley 'Fell to The Floor' Crying When Her Siblings Moved In After Todd and Julie Reported to Prison - PEOPLE
    Source: PEOPLE | Published on: July 17, 2024
  • Watch former reality star Savannah Chrisley's speech at the Republican National Convention - USA TODAY
    Source: USA TODAY | Published on: July 17, 2024
  • Watch: Savannah Chrisley’s full 2024 RNC speech - USA TODAY
    Source: USA TODAY | Published on: July 17, 2024
  • Who are Savannah's 10 Most Wanted? Mayor Van Johnson releases list at weekly press conference - Savannah Morning News
    Source: Savannah Morning News | Published on: July 16, 2024
  • Savannah Police releases Top 10 Most Wanted list - WSAV-TV
    Source: WSAV-TV | Published on: July 16, 2024
  • Savannah Police releases list of Top 10 Most Wanted Fugitives - WTOC
    Source: WTOC | Published on: July 16, 2024
  • Savannah Bananas surprise 8-year-old battling cancer with tickets to sold out game - WJCL News Savannah
    Source: WJCL News Savannah | Published on: July 15, 2024
  • Savannah Bananas pack Nationals Park with their unique brand of baseball - The Washington Post
    Source: The Washington Post | Published on: July 14, 2024

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