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Samuel meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Samuel No. of characters: 6 Gender: BoyOrigin: English French German Dutch Spanish Portuguese Polish Czech Slovak Swedish Norwegian Danish Finnish Jewish Biblical Hebrew
How to pronounce Samuel sámuel What does my name mean?
Meanings: Name Of God God is Heard Asked of God Told by God Name of One of the King in Bible Follower of Jesus Hebrew origin, meaning: heard by God. In the Bible, the first prophet who anointed David king on behalf of God. Timeless, in the English language popular name in Germany rare. Namesakes: Samuel Beckett, Irish playwright.

Samuel was ranked 21 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 8.70% from its previous ranking of 23 in 2015. Samuel was ranked 941 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 1.36% from its previous ranking of 954 in 2015.

Full form of Samuel : Sensible Adventurous Meditative Unlucky Efficient Literary

Samuel is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 23 in 2015. Around 97988 people wear Samuel as their first name. Samuel is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Samuel is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1880 and ranked 23 in 2015 in US. Around 731596 people wear Samuel as their first name. Samuel is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare girl name since 1890 and ranked 23 in 2015 in US. Only 731596 people have Samuel as their first name. At the peak of Samuel popularity in 2001 it was given to about 0.365421% of US Boys babies and ranked 26 in 4046562 newborns while On the lowest point of Samuel in 1890 it was wore by only 0.001556% of new born Girls and ranked 294 out of 321362 babies in US. Samuel is not a native United States and Samuel may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. Samuel is given to around 0.204652% of newborns during 1880 to 2015, according to the USSA.

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Expression number of Samuel is 8.

Samuel has the potential to attain power and authority in their life. Samuel are skilled and efficient who enjoys rivalries and Samuel does not back away from working hard to achieve what they have resolved in their mind

Names that rhyme with Samuel Famous people named Samuel
Anais Chantal Samuels in Dear Dumb Diary as Actress
Lauren Samuels in Grand Final: Show One as
Tanya Samuel in The Method of Love as Producer
Gayle Samuels in Honeybee as Actress
Thea Samuels in NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service as Make-Up Department
Kristin Samuelsson in Episode #13.11 as
Samuela Sardo in Julius Caesar as Actress
Emma Samuelsson in Tillsammans as Actress
Stefanie Samuels in The Day the Earth Stood Still as Actress
Kelly Sarah Samuels in Ray Donovan as Actress
Names like Samuel Samuel Namesakes Related Names: SamSamaSamaaSamaadSamaahSamadSamadhiSamaelSamahSamahjSamaiSamaiaSamaiahSamairaSamaireSamaiyaSamaiyahSamajSamajaeSamajayComments :Samuel is a first name and last name. The name comes from the Hebrew Shmuel (שְׁמוּאֵל), which in Greek as Σαμουηλ ( Samuel was transcribed), in Latin , Samvel ; in Arabic , صموئيل ( Ṣamū'īl ) is a Bible character whose story is the subject of the First and Second Book Samuel in the Hebrew Bible or Old Testament and its meaning is "heard by God", " simplified from God ", " expelled from God ", " the name of God " or " his name is God ". He is described as a prophet in the Bible although its role is closer to that of a judge , that is to say, a warlord in the biblical sense. He shall designate the first two kings of Israel , Saul and David. So the name already appears in the Septuagint . The Latin spelling in the Vulgate reads Samuhel. In Poland, the name is attested from 1401 year, and in the seventeenth century belonged to the most noble names. Variants: Sam, Samy, Sammy, Sami (Hebrew, Arabic, Turkish, Finnish, Hungarian) Samu, Samuil, Shmuel (Yiddish) and Shmuel (Hebrew), Samweli ( Swahili ), Samuli (Finnish); Female: Samanta; Diminutive: Sam, Samu, Sammy, Samy. - Patsy Updegraff Popularity of Samuel
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