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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #3706 most popular

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What does the name "Sami" mean?

Sami (Arabic): All hearing

The name "Sami" is of Arabic origin and it means "All hearing". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 10 other names that are similar to this one.

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

M is for mirth, your laughter.

I is for interest, you show in others.

Your name in reverse order is "Imas". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Msai". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Sami" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Sami? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,787 babies born with the name Sami in the United States. That's more than enough Samis to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1945 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sami" was in 2008 with a total of 155 babies.

According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sami" is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 15 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2008. Across the entire United States a total of only 177 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Sami popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Sami in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Sami

Sami Hyypia

Sami Hyypia is a football biography. Sami was born in 1973 in Porvoo, Finland.


Sami Kapanen

Sami Kapanen is an ice hockey player. Sami was born in 1973 in Vantaa, Finland.


Past life for Sami born Dec 29, 1994

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Alaska approximately on 1625. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.