Name: Sam

Gender: Unisex (Male and Female)

Usage: Sam, of hebrew origin, is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a unisex (male and female) name.

People having the name Sam are in general originating from Australia, Belgium, France, Israel, Netherlands, New Zealand, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States of America.

Variants: For another variant of the name Sam across the world, see Samson.

Meaning: God hears

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The Growth number corresponding to this first name is 6.

Qualities: Romantic, Nurturing
Ruling planet: Venus
Colors: Blue
Gemstones: Emerald

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The name Sam is ranked on the 75th position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.

We estimate that there are at least 5721700 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.079% of the population. The name Sam has three characters. It means that it is relatively short-length, compared to the other names in our database.

The graph below represents the number of people who were given the name Sam for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:

The name day of Sam is 28 July.

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English: 1 (m.) Long-established short form of Samuel or, less frequently, of Samson.
2 (f.) Short form, which has recently become fashionable, of Samantha.
Pet forms (of 1): Sammy. (Of 2): Sammie.

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