Sam - boys name

Sam name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 94%

Sam name meaning:

Origin: Hebrew

To hear.


Unisex names, Game of thrones names

Related names

Sam , Amantha, Sameena, Sameer , Sameere, Sameern, Sammy , Sampson, Zamiel

Other boys names beginning with S


Overall UK ranking: 293 out of 4789

161 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (124)

Historical popularity of Sam

The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Sam from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Sam in 2023