Meaning: The One Who Listens To God
Main Origin Language: Hebrew
In 2017 the name Samuel...
• was given to 10,323 baby boys
• was the 21st most popular name for baby boys
• was 22% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Idaho, Nebraska, and Alaska
• was least popular in Hawaii, Nevada, and Deleware
Babies Named Samuel Born Per Year
Created by BabyNameInstitute.com
Historically the name Samuel...
• achieved it's highest popularity in 2001
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1962
• is 108% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 10% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Samuel Per State
Geographically the name Samuel...
• 3% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
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Girl Names With Similar Spelling
Average Age of Benjamin
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
More information on Samuel by the Baby Name Institute
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