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 Samura

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Alt. Meaning

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

A is for attractive, inside and out

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

U is for useful, always to others.

R is for resourceful, in any challenge that comes your way

A is for acts, the daily acts of kindness shown to others

Notable Persons Named Samura

Samura Kamara is a Minister of Finance of Sierra Leone, Governor of the Bank of Sierra Leone, Minister of Financeof Sierra Leone, and Governor of theBank of Sierra Leone. Samura was born on December 15th, 1963 in Kamalo, Sierra Leone.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Samura

Hiroaki Samura is a comics creator.


Kabba Samura is a soccer player for the Hoàng Anh Gia Lai F.C., Old Edwardians F.C., Mighty Blackpool F.C., IFK Ölme, IFK Göteborg, Assyriska FF, OFI Crete F.C., Aalesunds FK, Helsingin Jalkapalloklubi, Bodens BK, FK Mughan, and Sierra Leone national football team. Kabba was born on October 26th, 1981 in Freetown, Sierra Leone.


Osman Samura is an athlete for the Caribbean Selects.


Foday Samura is an athlete for the East End Lions F.C.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Samura U.S.
  White 5.92% 64.26%
  African American 71.01% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 14.20% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 7.10% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Samura

People with the last name Samura are most frequently African American or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Samura

  • How Popular is the name Samura? As a last name Samura was the 105,600th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Samura first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Samura is Friday, November 21st, 1947.
  • How unique is the name Samura? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Samura. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Samura: Your name in reverse order is Arumas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aarsmu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Samura? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 169 people with the last name Samura.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Samura? Samura is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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