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All about the name Sam

English Origin
"Short Form Of Samuel Or Samantha"
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The name Sam is of English origin and means "Short Form Of Samuel Or Samantha." The origin is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word--the language in which it most appears.

Sam Waterston, actor. Sam Neill, actor. Sam Raimi, actor/director.

Variations: Samm
People who like the name Sam also like:
Max, Oliver, Jack, Henry, Owen, Benjamin, Dean
Olivia, Violet, Grace, Emma, Charlotte, Ella, Samantha
Sam Stats
Sam is on 1,652 BN name lists
Sam is currently not ranked on the BN charts
Sam is currently #540 in U.S. births
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Songs about Sam

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Electric Uncle Sam - Primus
Fat Sam from Birmingham - Louis Jordan
Goodbye Sam hello Samantha - Cliff Richard
Lucifer Sam - Pink Floyd, Love and Rockets
Sam - Olivia Newton-John
Sam Stone - John Prine, Swamp Dogg
Sam's Town - The Killers
Sam, the Guy from Quincy - The Arrogant Worms
Telegram Sam - T. Rex, Bauhaus
The Day That Curly Billy Shot Down Crazy Sam McGee - The Hollies
The Day That Curly Shot Down Crazy Sam McGee - The Hollies
Uncle Sam - Madness