Sam

Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #554 in 2013 and #533 in 2014.

Famous People

Sam Hunt (Singer), Sam Elliott (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Sam Rockwell (Movie Actor), Sam Cooke (Singer), Sam Harris (Movie Actor,Singer,TV Actor), Sam Shepard (Movie Actor), Sam Waterston (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Sam Raimi (Movie Actor)

Meaning

In English

Meaning(s):

-(Ireland informal) The (w Sam Maguire Cup) awarded to the All-Ireland GAA football winning team.

-( female name diminutive of Samantha).

-( male name -comes from the Hebrew language-), a diminutive or shortening of ''Samuel'', or rarely of ''Samson''.

In Luxembourgish

Origin: From Old High German soum, from Proto-Germanic *saumaz. Cognate with German Saum, English seam, Dutch zoom.

Meaning(s):

-Seam, hem