♂ Name Samuel – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Samuel

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Samuel is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Samuel

Samuel is a biblical name of Hebrew origin.

Meaning of Samuel

Samuel means “name of God” (from Hebrew “shém/שֵׁם” = name + “el/אֵל” = God) and “God has heard” (from Hebrew “shamá/שָׁמַע” = to hear + “el/אֵל” = God) or “asked of God” (from Hebrew “sha’ál/שָׁאַל‎” = to ask for + “el/אֵל” = God).

Pronunciation of Samuel

Alternate spelling of Samuel


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