A soft, whispering or rustling sound; a murmur.
Origin of susurration
- Middle English susurracioun from Late Latin susurrātiō susurrātiōn- from Latin susurrātus past participle of susurrāre to whisper from susurrus whisper ultimately of imitative origin
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Latin susurrÅ, susurrÄtus.