Samantha:Lord has heard

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Name:
Samantha
Gender:
Girl
Origin:
Hebrew
Meaning:
Samantha originates in Hebrew language and means "Lord has heard". It is a feminine form of Samuel, or so at least most sources suggest. Some sources claim, though, that the origin and meaning is unclear. In the English-speaking countries it has been used since the 18th century. It was popularized by the main character in the TV show Bewitched, Samantha Stephens, in the 1960s. More recently by Kim Cattrall's character Samantha Jones in the TV show Sex and the City.
Pronunciation:
sə-MAN-thə
The Five Elements:
Fire
Also Spelled Like...:
Samanta Sammi
Famous Samantha:

Samantha Bee : comic

Samantha Bond : actress

Samantha Cook : writer

Samantha Dunn : writer

Samantha Flynn : musician

Samantha Morton : actress

Samantha Osmer : published author

Samantha Smith : actress

Samantha Boscarino : actress

Samantha Stosur : tennis player