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Popularity
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Sampson

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Sun or Service
  • #4592 All Time
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How popular is the name "Sampson" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
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194628028
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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 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sampson" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of only 28 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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 superb, a great attitude about life.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

P is for popular, that you are!

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nospmas". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Pmasnso". 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.

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 10, 1972

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 Ireland approximately on 1475. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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