Given Name SAM (3)

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Literature
PRONOUNCED: SAM (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

The name of a hobbit in J. R. R. Tolkien's novel 'The Lord of the Rings' (1954). His full given name was Samwise meaning "half wise" in Old English (the language used by Tolkien to represent the old hobbit speech).

Categories

Tolkien characters

Related Names

SAME SPELLING: Sam (1), Sam (2)
USER SUBMISSION: Sam
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