- Gender of the name Samantha is a Girl
- The origin of this name is Hebrew.
- The meaning of this name– Samantha’s name is translated as “The one who listens”. Most accurate translation of this name means “God Heard”. In Aramaic, it means- “Listener”. In Greek, it may mean “Flower” as well.
- History of the name – Samantha’s name is a feminine form of Samuel (name of God, his name is God). This name is believed to have originated in the southern U.S. in the 19th century.
- Who is Samantha’s Patron Saint?
- Her Patron Saint is Samthann of Clonbroney. His Memorial day is on Devember 18th.
- Name number –5
- Colors – Turqoise, Green- blue, Golden, Yellow, Orange, Copper
- Gems – Aquamarine, Turqoise, Garnet, Red sapphire
- Flowers – Ranunculus, Gardenia
- Favorable days – Sunday, Monday
- Nameday – Samantha’s Nameday is celebrated on April 27th.
Nicknames – Samanman, Samny, Samany, Smome, Sam, Sambear, Sammy,Samy, Samie, Sammie, Sammi, Sami, Samz, Sams, Sambo, Samba, Samsung, Sam-Sam, Sammers, Sammy Wammy, Mantha, Mantha-May, Manthie, Manny, Samanthy, Samanthie, Amantha, Ammy, Sam-Cam, Spam, Spamantha, Samwich, Tata, Thatha, Santha, Sansa, Thea, Antha, Sim, Simmy, Minnie, Sammich, SamsaVariations of the name
Samanthah, Samanta, Samanitha, Samanthea, Samantheya, Samanath, Samanatha, Samanthe, Samanthi, Samanthia, Samanthiah, Semantha, Sementha, Simantha, Smantha, Samantah, Smanta, Samee, Samey, Samie, Samy, Samye, Sami, Sammanth, Sammanthiah, Sammanthia, Sammanthyah, Sammantha, Sammi, Sammie, Sammy, Samm, Samma, Sammah, Sammee, Sammey, Sammijo, Sammyo
Bright, charming and adventurous. Romantic, yet loves traditions and security. Good listener, organized and hardworking. Stubborn, bold and courageous, dynamic and busy lifestyle. Cautious and having the list, but loves to take risks. Original, stylish and unconventional. Good communication skills and perfect sense of logic. Pioneering spirit, independent and freedom loving.
Celebrities and famous people with this name
S. Browne-Walters – American actress
S. Arsenault – American Olympic swimmer
S. Morton – English actress
S. Harris – American television host
S. Mathis-American Actress
S. Boscarino – American Actress on Nickelodeon’s “How To Rock” (2012)
S. Mewis- Professional Soccer Player
Samantha’s name in the media
S. Stephens, heroine of the 1960s sitcom “Bewitched” played by Elizabeth Montgomery
S. Micelli, -a character on ’80s sitcom “Who’s the Boss?”(played by Alyssa Milano)
S. Morgan nee’ McCall ,- a character on ABC soap opera , General Hospital played by Kelly Monaco
S., – a character in “Garden State”
S. Jones, a character of the movie “Sex and the City”, played by Kim Cattrall
S.a Who,- television series starring Christina Applegate
S. Peszek, gymnast
S. Stankey, – Milhouse’s one-time girlfriend on “The Simpsons”
S., silent scorer referred to in many episodes of- I’m Sorry I Haven’t a Clue
S.- a character in Need for Speed Underground
S. Anderson, -a character on the American TV
soap opera As the World Turns
S. Best,- a character on the television show The Best Years
Sami Brady, or Samantha Gene Brady, character on the American soap opera Days of our Lives
S. Carter,- a character in the television show Stargate SG-1
S. Darko, – a character in the film Donnie Darko
S. Fitzgerald, or Sam, – a recurring character on the Australian soap opera Neighbours
S. Forster, or Sam, – main character in The Phantom Stallion book series, by Terri Farley
Sammy Jo Carrington, character in the American TV series Dynasty
Sam Jones, character in the Eighth Doctor Adventures novels
S. Keeble, – a character in the BBC soap opera EastEnders
S. Kelly, – a character on the CBS soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful
S. Manson, female protagonist from the Nickelodeon cartoon Danny Phantom
S. Mulder, sister to Fox Mulder on the television The X-Files. Samantha was abducted by aliens before the show’s start.
S. Parkington, a character in the American Girl collection of books and dolls
S.- “Sam” Puckett, protagonist in the television show iCarly
S. Roth, character in the television show 24
S. Spade- FBI agent in the Missing Persons division on the show Without a Trace
S. – The Protaginist’s Girlfriend in Like Crazy
S.- a fictional Burmese kitty character in the story Adventure Wonders
Sam,-a female character in book-to-movie The Perks of Being A Wallflower, played by Emma Watson
S. Stewart,-a character in Foyle’s War, played by Honeysuckle Weeks
S. Louise “Lou” Fleming, character on CBC’s Heartland portrayed by Michelle Morgan
Samantha “Root” Groves, hacker and former killer for hire on CBS’s Person of Interest, her given name is rarely used as she goes by “Root”