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Gender: Female Origin of Samoa: Place-name

The name Samoa is a girl's name . Samoa and is often added to lists like Best One-of-a-Kind Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop 2 add 1!!!Girls names!".

From the experts:

Evocative of the beautiful South Pacific islands; we've also heard Samoan used as a name.

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Famous People Named Samoa

Pop Culture References for the name Samoa

Samoa is a Girl Scout cookie.
American Samoa is a U.S. territory covering 7 South Pacific islands and atolls.


lightasafeather Says:


hmmm I sorta like it. My husband is Samoan, and I want to like islander names but have a hard time knowing how to pronounce them. At least this one is easy. But i think most people in my area will think of the cookie.

Zelliew Says:


I prefer Shona, Sharna or Samantha

Bobcat108 Says:


Ha! My first thought as well. :)

raevynstar Says:


"Would you like some Girl Scout cookies?"