First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Samaha

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  • A user from Nigeria says the name Samaha is of Unknown origin and means "A girl who likes reading,dancing,artwork,".

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Alt. Meaning

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

A is for activities, for you have many.

M is for marvelous, which is how others see you

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

H is for honest, something you hold dear.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Samaha

Elie Samaha is a producer. He was most prominent from 1995 to present. Elie was given the name 1955-05-10 on May 10th, 1955 in Zahlé, Lebanon.


Joumana Kidd is an actress and journalist. She has been prominent since 1994. Joumana was given the name Joumana Marie Samaha on September 28th, 1972 in Foster City, California, U.S.


Carole Samaha is an arabic pop music singing and actor. Her career lasted from 1999 to 1999. Carole was born on July 25th, 1972 in Khenchara, Lebanon.


He was most prominent from 1960 to 1960. Michel was born on September 9th, 1948.


Roy Samaha is a basketball player for the Sporting Al Riyadi Beirut in the Lebanese Basketball League. His ongoing career started in 1999. Roy was born on September 12th, 1984 in Zahlé.


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Popularity of Samaha as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Samaha U.S.
  White 89.83% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.91% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.55% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.99% 16.26%

Of Last Name Samaha

People with the last name Samaha are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Samaha

  • How Popular is the name Samaha? As a last name Samaha was the 28,525th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Samaha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Samaha is Tuesday, August 5th, 1890.
  • How unique is the name Samaha? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Samaha. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Samaha: Your name in reverse order is Ahamas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aamhsa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Samaha? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 836 people with the last name Samaha.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Samaha? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Samaha as their last name since less than 1 person in 357k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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