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Ranked #4592


Gender: Boy. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 4 (Ranked #6953).

What does the name "Sampson" mean?

Sampson (English): Sun or Service

The name "Sampson" is of English origin and it means "Sun or Service". It's a name commonly given to boys.

S is for sensible, the practical side.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

P is for patriot, your love of country.

S is for special, you are, you know!

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

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

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Sampson? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,391 babies born with the name Sampson in the United States. That's more than enough Sampsons to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sampson" was in 1999 with a total of 51 babies.

According to the 1943 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sampson" is not a popular baby boy's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1943. Across the entire United States a total of only 32 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Sampson popular?

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

Past life for Sampson born Sep 2, 1950

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 Greece approximately on 1775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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

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