First name origin & meaning:
Hebrew: Heard God; asked God
First name variations: Samuele, Samelle, Sam, Sammy, Sammie, Shemuel, Schmuel, Shem, Samuel
Last name origin & meaning:
English and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from Samuel.
This form has also absorbed cognates in other languages, such as
Danish and Norwegian Samuelsen, Swedish Samuelsson, and
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