Meaning:treeless plain
The word Savannah means “treeless plain” in Spanish, but there’s nothing plain about this Southern belle of a name. Savannah is a romantic and historical place name for a city known for its bustling riverfront, stately squares, Spanish moss and Southern hospitality. Look for the hidden Anna in Savannah, or gather inspiration from names in its colorful history and locales, like Tybee Island. Or take a page out of "Desperate Housewives" actress Marcia Cross's book and simply stick with Savannah for baby girl.

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    Autumn and Peter Philips

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