Meaning and Origin of Sampson - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Sampson

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Hebrew : Like the sun; His ministry

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • English, Dutch, and Jewish : variant of Samson. The -p- was introduced in the Greek transliteration of the Hebrew name Shimshon. The English surname has also long been established in Ireland.