Name Sam

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Sam

The first name Sam is ♀ female and ♂ male. Sam thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names

Origin of Sam

Sam is a short form of the biblical masculine name Samuel and of the feminine name Samantha.

Meaning of Sam

Sam means for boys “name of God”, “God has heard” and for girls “listens well”.

Pronunciation of Sam

Sam in the categories

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Name Statistic: Sam is ranked #922 overall ↓ -55

  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 131 ↓ -8
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 378 ↓ -4
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 440 ↓ -21
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 538 ↓ -6
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 846 ↓ -42
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 953 ↑↑ 1806
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1041 ↓ -63
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1100 ↓ -84
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1142 ↓ -6
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1152 ↓ -73
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1192 ↓ -82
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1255 ↓ -65
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1340 ↓ -97
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1397 ↑↑ 6351
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1497 ↓↓ -115
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1647 ↓ -100
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1692 ↓ -73
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 2087 ↓↓ -189
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8105 ↑↑ 342

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Name Sam

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