Etymology
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savannah (n.)

also savanna, "treeless plain," 1550s, from Spanish sabana, earlier zavana "treeless plain," from Taino (Arawakan) zabana. In U.S. use, especially in Florida, "a tract of low-lying marshy ground" (1670s).

Savannah

port city in U.S. state of Georgia, from savana, name applied to the Native Americans in the area by early European explorers, perhaps from a self-designation of the Shawnee Indians, or from the European topographical term (see savannah).

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Definitions of savannah
1
savannah (n.)
a flat grassland in tropical or subtropical regions;
Synonyms: savanna
2
Savannah (n.)
a port in eastern Georgia near the mouth of the Savannah river;
Savannah (n.)
a river in South Carolina that flows southeast to the Atlantic;
Synonyms: Savannah River
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