Meaning & History
Hebrew word meaning "to hear, to listen".
Given Name DescendantsEsmail, Isma'il, Ismail(Arabic) Ishmael, Samuel, Shemaiah(Biblical) Ismael, Samouel(Biblical Greek) Shema'yah, Shemu'el, Yishma'el(Biblical Hebrew) Ismahel, Samuhel(Biblical Latin) Samuil(Bulgarian) Samuel(Czech) Samuel(Danish) Samantha, Samuel(Dutch) Samantha, Samuel(English) Ismo, Samuel, Samuli(Finnish) Samuel(French) Samuel(German) Shmuel(Hebrew) Sámuel(Hungarian) Samanta, Samantha, Samuela, Samuele(Italian) Samuel(Jewish) Samoil(Macedonian) Samuel(Norwegian) Esmail(Persian) Samuel(Polish) Samuel(Portuguese) Samuil(Russian) Samuel(Slovak) Ismael, Samanta, Samuel(Spanish) Samuel(Swedish) İsmail(Turkish) Ismail(Uyghur) Sawyl(Welsh)
Sources & References
- Strong's Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible, entry H8085, available online at https://www.blueletterbible.org/lang/lexicon/lexicon.cfm?strongs=H8085