Samah name meaning

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Samah mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Samah

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 submissions from Algeria and the United Arab Emirates agree the name Samah means "Forgiveness" and is of Arabic origin.
  2. According to a user from Israel, the name Samah is of Arabic origin and means "Forgiveness, to allow".
  3. A submission from the United Arab Emirates says the name Samah means "Forgive".
  4. A submission from Ohio, U.S. says the name Samah means "Generous" and is of Arabic origin.
  5. A submission from the United Arab Emirates says the name Samah means "sky".
  6. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Samah means "Generosity".
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Notable Persons Named Samah

Notable Persons Named Samah

Samah Sabawi

Samah was born in 1967 in Palestinian territories.

Samah Anwar

Samah was born on April 22nd, 1965 in Cairo.

Samah Selim

Samah Ramadan

Samah was born on April 16th, 1978 in Cairo, Egypt.

Samah Mar'ab

Samah Mar'ab is a soccer player for the Maccabi Netanya F.C., Maccabi Petah Tikva F.C., and F.C. Kafr Qasim. Samah was born on January 8th, 1991 in Kafr Qasim.

Samah Khaled

Samah was born on May 1st, 1992.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Samah

Notable Persons With the Last Name Samah

Karl Wolf

Karl Wolf is a pop music, rhythm, blues, soul music, and jazz fusion singing, songwriter, record producer, and musician. He plays Guitar, Piano, and Vocals. He has had major accomplishments since 2001. Karl was given the name Carl Abou Samah on April 18th, 1979 in Beirut. Karl is also known as KW.

Hamzah Abu Samah

Hamzah was born on January 5th, 1924 in Kuala Lipis, Malaya. He passed away on September 4th, 2012.

Shahurain Abu Samah

Shahurain Abu Samah is a soccer player for the PKNS F.C., Selangor FA, Negeri Sembilan FA, Felda United F.C., PDRM FA, Malaysia national under-23 football team, and Malaysia national football team. Shahurain was born on December 23rd, 1986 in Kajang.

Fereshta Samah

Fereshta Samah is a classical music, ghazals, pop music, and ghazal singer and singing. Her career lasted from 1998 to 1998. Fereshta was born Fereshta Samah in Afghanistan.

Borhan Abu Samah

Borhan Abu Samah was a soccer player for the Pahang F.C., Singapore FA, and Singapore national football team. Borhan was born on November 30th, 1964 in Singapore. He died on October 29th, 1999.


Fun Facts about the name Samah

  • How Popular is the name Samah? Samah is the 19,068th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Samah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 404 babies born with the first name Samah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Samah to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Samah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1978 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Samah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Samah is Tuesday, March 5th, 1907.
  • What year had the most people named Samah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Samah was in 1991 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Samah Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Samah is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Samah: The name spelled backwards is Hamas. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Saham. How do you pronounce that?
  • Samah name meaning

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