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

The name Sampson is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "sun". Sampson and is often added to lists like Classic Baby Names with a Twist and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

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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.