Savannah meaning

sə-vănə
A city of southeast Georgia near the mouth of the Savannah River. Founded by James Oglethorpe in 1733, it is the oldest city in Georgia and has been a major port since the early 1800s.
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(place) River forming the border between Ga. & S.C., flowing southeast into the Atlantic: 314 mi (505 km)
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(place) Seaport in SE Ga., near the mouth of this river.
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Alternative spelling of savanna.
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The name of a river and several cities in the United States.
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A female given name from the word savannah or from the place name; also spelled Savanna.
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A domestic cat breed.
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Origin of savannah

  • < ? a name for the Shawnees in an unidentified Amerindian language

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition