Gender: Male Meaning of Sampson: "sun" Origin of Sampson: Hebrew

Sampson Origin and Meaning

The name Sampson is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "sun".

This name, once considered overly powerful due to the superhuman strength of the biblical figure, is now an option for parents in search of an unusual route to Sam. But you really don't need that p: Samson will do.

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RoddyThlayli Says:


Thompson flows a lot better.