Samuel

Samuel meaning and origin

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Hebrew, English, French and German
Usage: English, Hindi, Tamil, German, French, Greenlandic, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Meaning: God is Heard, Asked of God and God has Heard
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Durable and Eminent Samuel predominantly is used in Norwegian, Danish, French, German, Tamil, English, Hindi, Greenlandic, Finnish and Swedish is originated from French, English, Hebrew and German used for both boys and girls, meaning of Samuel is "God is Heard, Asked of God or God has Heard". Samuel is form of The Hebrew Name שְׁמוּאֵל in Greek and Latin languages. The name is celebrated on August 20th.

Variants of Samuel

Shemuel, Kamuela, Samueldavid, David, Dabid, Davi, Devlyn, Angeldavid, Davidalexander

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Popularity of Samuel

Samuel was an extremely popular name in United States. Over 762402 babies have been given the moniker in 253 years. When at the peak of its usage in 1880, it ranked 17th when 14788 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. However after 253 years, the name is on free fall on the charts but still dominating the charts. In addition to that, the first name has been in the top 50 baby names an astounding 80 times Also, Samuel was among the very popular names in England and Wales. Since emerging in 1996 around 101859 babies have been given the first name. At its zenith in 2004, 6367 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 6th position. However after 23 years, the name is on free fall on the charts but still dominating the charts. Additionally, the first name has been in the top 10 baby names 11 times Also, Samuel is a popular name in France given to over 88946 babies in 121 years. At the peak of its usage in 2001, it ranked 39th when 2332 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. In addition to that, the moniker has been in the top 50 baby names 27 times Also, Samuel is a popular in Spain where over 24026 new-borns have been given the name since 2002. At present the name is rising, in 2009, it ranked 19th when 2368 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. In addition to that, the name has been in the top 50 baby names 15 times Also, a popular name in Italy having over 11556 recievers in 9 years of usage. Recently the moniker is on a rise, in 2018, it ranked 38th when 1362 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. Moreover, the given name has been to the top 50 baby names 9 times Also, Samuel is a popular name in Sweden given to over 5538 babies in 14 years. When at the peak of its usage in 1999, 603 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 24th position. Additionally, the first name has been in the top 50 baby names 8 times Also, Samuel was among the popular names in New South Wales. Since emerging in 1972 around 18012 babies have been given the name. At its zenith in 2003, it ranked 10th when 643 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys. However after 47 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts. In addition to that, the moniker has been in the top 10 baby names 2 times

In Ireland, Samuel was once a common name since emerging in 1964 it has been given to over 5304 babies. When at the peak of its usage in 2013,. However after 56 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts but it is still going strong. Also, Samuel used to be a common name in Switzerland, first appeared in 1998 and over 6006 babies have been given the name in 21 years. When at its peak in 2006,. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 21 years but it is still going strong. Moreover, the first name has been to the top 5 baby names 1 times Also, Samuel used to be a common name in Netherlands, first appeared in 2015 and over 1170 babies have been given the name in 8 years. When at the peak of its usage in 2016,. However after 8 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts. Also, Samuel used to be a common name in Belgium, first appeared in 1995 and over 4322 babies have been given the name in 24 years. When at its peak in 2017,. However after 24 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts but it is still going strong. Also, Samuel was a common name in Queensland. Over 11221 babies have been named Samuel since 1977. At the peak of its usage in 1998,. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 43 years but it is still going strong. Also, Samuel was a common name in Western Australia. Over 254 babies have been named Samuel since 2008. When at the peak of its usage in 2008,. After 2 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. In addition to that, the first name has been in the top 10 baby names 1 times Also, In Victoria, Samuel was once a common name since emerging in 2008 it has been given to over 3018 babies. At its zenith in 2012,. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 12 years but it is still going strong. Additionally, the first name has been in the top 50 baby names 12 times

Samuel is a unique baby name in Finland, during its short term of usage, the name has been to the top 100 names. In 2004, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 6 on boy names chart when 28 babies were named Samuel. The moniker is an uncommon baby name in Northern Territory where it has been in use since 2002 and peaked in 2005 when it ranked 7th. Over 182 babies in Northern Territory have been named Samuel.

Samuel is a rare baby name in Finland however it is still in use. And also in Western Australia. There are over 254 babies that have been given the name Samuel in Western Australia. However things change on global perspective, Samuel is extremely popular in Nigeria where every 1 in 300 have the name as well as in, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, DR Congo, Mexico, Brazil, Ethiopia, Philippines, Eritrea and South Africa. Also the baby name is popular in Mozambique, Cameroon, Sierra Leone, England, Malawi, Angola, Sudan, Colombia, Zimbabwe, Haiti, India, Rwanda, Peru, Israel, Zambia, Indonesia, Guatemala, Liberia, South Sudan, Madagascar, Egypt, Papua New Guinea, Venezuela, Chile, Chad, Burundi, Central African Republic, Benin, Jamaica, Canada, Bolivia, Argentina, Northern Ireland, Romania, El Salvador, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Portugal, Malaysia, Congo, Togo, Ecuador, Czech Republic, Namibia, Guinea, Australia, Burkina Faso, Panama, Scotland, Tanzania and Nicaragua. According to our research, at least 4460000 people have been bestowed Samuel around the globe.

YearBoysGirls
RankBirthsRankBirths
2018219734908511
20172110323705016
20162110492754115
20152310832889312
20142310975802314
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Samuel in Nordic countries

CountriesMenWomen
First NameSecondary NameFirst NameSecondary Name
Netherlands42043813519
Finland238178968110

Numerological analysis of Samuel

You are a child of change. You don't have to lie but find a subtle way to tell someone they need improvement or work harder on something to get it done correctly. Grab the given opportunities or create your own. You are the most self-motivated person you know. You have issues with yourself, is what your soul urge number 9 reveals about your emotional state. Next time you question your value and purpose, just remember that you are a genius.

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Namesakes of Samuel

    Samuel Butler, poet and satirist
  • Samuel of Bulgaria, Tsar of the First Bulgarian Empire
  • Samuel Blommaert, Flemish/Dutch merchant and director of the Dutch West India Company from 1622 to 1629 and again
  • Samuel Barber, American composer of orchestral, opera, choral
  • Samuel Shellabarger, American educator and author of both scholarly works and best-selling historical novels
  • Samuel Bamford, English radical and writer,
  • Samuel von Pufendorf, German jurist, political philosopher
  • Samuel Clarke, English philosopher and Anglican clergyman
  • Samuel Renshaw, American psychologist whose work became famous for a short period of time during World War II when he taught sailors to identify enemy aircraft
  • Samuel Rawson Gardiner, English historian
  • Samuel Daniel, English poet and historian
  • Samuel Underhill,
  • Samuel Whitbread, English brewer and Member of Parliament
  • Samuel Prout, was one of the masters of British watercolour architectural painting
  • Samuel Musgrave, English classical scholar and physician
  • Samuel Schmid, member of the Swiss Federal Council
  • Samuel Roxy Rothafel, American theatrical impresario and entrepreneur
  • Samuel Doe, Liberian politician
  • Samuel Purchas, an English cleric
  • Samuel Antek, violinist
  • Samuel A. Ward, American organist and composer
  • Samuel Galton Jr., Samuel John Galton Jr
  • Samuel Dickstein, Polish mathematician of Jewish origin
  • Samuel Laman Blanchard, British author and journalist
  • Samuel William Smith, politician from the U.S. state of Michigan
  • Samuel Foote, British dramatist
  • Samuel L. Lewis, American mystic and horticultural scientist
  • Samuel Robinson, English industrialist and scholar of Persian
  • Samuel Chatto,
  • Samuel Hartlib, polymath of German origin who settled
  • Samuel Boden, English professional chess master
  • Samuel Harsnett, English writer on religion and Archbishop of York
  • Samuel Francis Smith, American Baptist minister, journalist, and author
  • Samuel Tickell, British army officer, artist
  • Samuel Rhoads, American architect
  • Samuel Scheidt, German composer
  • Samuel Hoare, 1st Viscount Templewood, senior British Conservative politician
  • Samuel Penhallow, Cornish colonist and historian and militia leader
  • Samuel Bailey, British philosopher, economist and writer
  • Samuel Barnett, Church of England cleric and social reformer
  • Samuel Hahnemann, German physician
  • Samuel Wilberforce, English bishop in the Church of England
  • Samuel C. C. Ting, Chinese-American physicist
  • Samuel Stritch, American Cardinal prelate of the Roman Catholic Church
  • Samuel Martin, professor of Far Eastern Languages at Yale University and the author of many works on the Korean and Japanese languages
  • Samuel Williston, American lawyer and law professor
  • Samuel Eilenberg, Polish-born American mathematician
  • Samuel Ryan Curtis, American military officer
  • Samuel T. Durrance, American scientist
  • Samuel Mazzuchelli, pioneer Italian Dominican friar and Catholic missionary priest
  • Samuel Morse, American painter and inventor
  • Samuel Beckett, Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright
  • Samuel Pepys, administrator of the navy of England and Member of Parliament
  • Samuel Mudd, American physician
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge, founder of the Romantic Movement
  • Samuel de Champlain, French settler, navigator, cartographer, draftsman, soldier, explorer, geographer
  • Samuel Johnson, Dr
  • Samuel L. Jackson, American actor and film producer
  • Samuel J. Tilden, 25th Governor of New York and the Democratic candidate for president
  • Samuel Richardson, 18th-century English writer and printer
  • Samuel D. Waksal, founder and former CEO of the biopharmaceutical company ImClone Systems
  • Samuel Pierpont Langley, American astronomer, physicist

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