Name
SAMUEL

Name SAMUEL

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 1,496,125 births of Samuel in the countries below, which represents an average of 10,763 births of children bearing the first name Samuel per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 32,869 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Samuel   
In Italiano Nome Samuel   
Available variants : Samuél , Samuël , Samúel , Sámuel
Variations : Sam , Sám , Sâm , Sām , Sammie , Sammy

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Information about the first name Samuel

We celebrate Samuel on August 20th
The first name Samuel is listed in our categories :The first name Samuel has been assigned to:
99.82% to boys
0.18% to girls
The country where the first name Samuel is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 6 letters including 3 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Samuel

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Samuel : Masuel, Musael, Saelum, Sameul, Samule, Selamu, Smauel, Suelma, Sulema

Samuel in Japanese *

Romajisamyueru
Katakanaサミュエル
Hiraganaさみゅえる
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
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Samuel in sign language

Samuel in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Samuel

US English
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Latin Samuel, from Ancient Greek Σαμουήλ (Samouḗl), from Biblical Hebrew שְׁמוּאֵל‎ (šəmûʾēl, literally “the one who listens to God”).
Anagrams src :
  • Alemus, amelus, museal, salume, ulemas
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈsæmjuəl/
  • Hyphenation: Sam‧u‧el
Notable people (Fictional characters) src :
  • Samuel Gerard, US Marshalls supervisor in The Fugitive
  • Samuel Vimes, Captain and, later, Commander of the Ankh-Morpork City Watch in the Discworld series.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • (pet forms) Sam, Sammie, Sammy
  • Samantha
FR French
Anagrams src :
  • émulas, muséal, musela
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /sa.mɥɛl/
  • Rhymes: -ɥɛl
Proper noun src :
  • Samuel m
  • Samuel (biblical figure)
  • A male given name.
General
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Sämi in eastern Switzerland
ES Spanish
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /saˈmwel/
Proper noun src :
  • Samuel m
  • Samuel (biblical figure)
  • A male given name.
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Samu
  • Samanta
Slovak
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈsamuɛɫ/
Proper noun src :
  • Samuel m (genitive Samuela, nominative plural Samuelovia) declension pattern chlap
  • A male given name.
  • A surname​.
PT Portuguese
Proper noun src :
  • Samuel m
  • A male given name, equivalent to English Samuel (male given name)
  • (biblical) Samuel (book of the Bible)
  • (biblical) Samuel (a leader of ancient Israel)
SE Swedish
Proper noun src :
  • Samuel c (genitive Samuels)
  • Samuel (biblical figure)
  • A male given name.
Latin
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Ancient Greek Σαμουήλ (Samouḗl), from Hebrew שְׁמוּאֵל‎ (shmu'él).
Pronunciation src :
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /saˈmuː.eːl/, [saˈmuː.eːɫ̪]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /saˈmu.el/, [saˈmuː.ɛl]
Proper noun src :
  • Samūēl m (indeclinable)
  • Samuel
NL Dutch
Alternative forms src :
  • Samuël
Proper noun src :
  • Samuel ?
  • Samuel (Biblical figure; books of the Bible)
  • A male given name.
FI Finnish
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑmuel/, [ˈs̠ɑmue̞l]
  • Rhymes: -ɑmuel
  • Syllabification: Sa‧mu‧el
Proper noun src :
  • Samuel
  • Samuel (biblical figure)
  • A male given name.
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • (given names) Sami, Samu, Samuli
  • (surnames) Moilanen
DK Danish
Proper noun src :
  • Samuel
  • Samuel (Biblical figure)
  • A male given name
CZ Czech
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈsamuɛl]
Proper noun src :
  • Samuel m
  • A male given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Samuel.
 

Popularity of the name Samuel

Number of SAMUEL births per year

Total births of Samuel by country

Births with the first name Samuel
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
768,811
340
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
291,059
2,160
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
103,399
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
90,426
61
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
38,270
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
31,997
84
ESSpain
2002 - 2019
27,954
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
20,211
58
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
18,331
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
17,845
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
17,623
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
8,158
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
7,847
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
7,707
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
7,371
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
5,500
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
5,304
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
4,497
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
4,308
0
FIFinland
2003 - 2019
4,130
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
3,714
0
NONorway
1945 - 2019
2,714
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
1,961
41
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
1,650
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
1,098
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2019
1,065
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2019
431
0

Total births of Samuel by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Samuel
Country
Boys
Girls
BRBrazil
2010
13,352
136
USUnited State of America
2019
9,237
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
1,540
0
FRFrance
2019
1,482
0
ITItaly
2018
1,347
2
ESSpain
2019
940
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
624
0
AUAustralia
2019
490
0
ATAustria
2018
445
0
FIFinland
2019
365
0
QCQuebec
2019
362
0
ONOntario
2018
314
0
ARArgentina
2015
261
0
CHSwitzerland
2019
249
0
NLNetherlands
2019
212
0
DEGermany
2018
188
0
PTPortugal
2019
181
0
BEBelgium
2019
175
0
SESweden
2019
162
0
PLPoland
2019
159
0
NONorway
2019
132
0
NZNew Zealand
2019
116
0
IEIreland
2019
113
0
ABAlberta
2019
106
0
BCBritish Columbia
2019
89
0
DKDenmark
2019
63
0
NSNew Scotland
2019
27
0

Comments on the name Samuel

Personalities with the first name Samuel

There are 737 personalities with the first name Samuel


Mark Twain
(Samuel Langhorne Clemens) src

United states of america
Writer Teacher Author Journalist Travel writer Aphorist Children's writer Opinion journalist Novelist Prosaist Humorist Autobiographer Science fiction writer


Samuel Beckett
(Samuel Barclay Beckett) src

Ireland
Screenwriter Writer Poet Playwright Translator Author Artist Film director Novelist Cricketer Linguist


Samuel Johnson
src

Great britain
Essayist Literary historian Linguist Lexicographer Writer Teacher Poet Politician Translator Biographer Bookseller Literary critic


Samuel Taylor Coleridge
src

Great britain United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Writer Poet Theologian Literary critic Philosopher


Samuel Morse
src

United states of america
Photographer Physicist Inventor Painter Sculptor University teacher


Samuel L. Jackson
(Samuel Leroy Jackson) src

Gabon United states of america
Actor Character actor Voice actor Film producer Television actor Film actor


Samuel Eto'o
src

Spain Cameroon
Association football player


Tristan Tzara
(Samuel Rosenstock) src

France Romania
Photographer Writer Composer Poet Diplomat Playwright Translator Musician Film director Literary critic Art collector Performance artist Essayist Drawer French resistance fighter


Richard Attenborough
(Richard Samuel Attenborough) src

United kingdom
Actor Politician University teacher Screenwriter Stage actor Film director Film producer Film actor


Samuel Huntington
(Samuel Phillips Huntington) src

United states of america
Writer Economist Political scientist University teacher Sociologist Philosopher Geopolitician



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Samuel
Full list of personalities with the first name Samuel

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Samuel

There are 2101 actors and actresses with the first name Samuel
Samuel Jung
Samuel Declan Anderson
Samuel Joslin
Samuel Gyerták
Samuel Jakob
Samuel Ting Graf
Samuel Garland
Samuel Brock Flynn
Samuel Abiola Robinson
Samuel Semunovic
Samuel Wyatt
Samuel Honywood
Samuel Ryan
Samuel Forstved
Samuel Marcus
Samuel Kyi
Samuel Heller-Seiffert
Samuel Schneider
Samuel Cakan
Samuel Rubin
Samuel Maxim Benke
Samuel Willuhn
Samuel Alex Baker
Samuel Bright
Samuel Spisák
Samuel Turmel
Samuel Rees
Samuel Buttery
Samuel Larsen
Samuel F. Lee

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Samuel
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Samuel

Rankings of first name SAMUEL by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#10CH Switzerland2019
#18AT Austria2018
#19QC Quebec2019
#20NS New Scotland2019
#22US United State of America2019
#22FI Finland2019
#24BR Brazil2010
#26CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#28AB Alberta2019
#30BC British Columbia2019
#31ON Ontario2018
#33AU Australia2019
#36IT Italy2018
#37NZ New Zealand2019
#41BE Belgium2019
#41ES Spain2019
#41GB United Kingdom2019
#44DE Germany2018
#45FR France2019
#47PT Portugal2019
#48NO Norway2019
#60IE Ireland2019
#72NL Netherlands2019
#76AR Argentina2015
#81SE Sweden2019
#111PL Poland2019
#113DK Denmark2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#909BR Brazil2010
#4720IT Italy2018






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