A diminutive of Susan and of related female given names; popular as a middle name.
- Eugene Sue
- to apply for and receive from a court (a writ or other legal process)
Idioms, Phrasal Verbs Related to Sue
Origin of Sue
From Anglo-Norman suer, siwer et al., Old French sivre (“follow after") (> French suivre), from Vulgar Latin *sequere (“follow"), from Latin sequi.
Middle English sewen from Anglo-Norman suer from Vulgar Latin sequere to follow from Latin sequī sekw-1 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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