Samson Name Meaning

Samson meaning

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Sam, Sampson, Sansom, Sanson, Sansone And Shem., Sam, Sampson, Sansom, ,  Sam,  Sampson,  Sansom,  Sanson,  Sansone and Shem, Sam, Sampson, Sansom,

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Samson name was top ranked at 765 position in American during year 1977and most recently ranked at 622 position in American during year 2015


Name Samson has been Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 2887 position. 7743 numbers of people were named Samson so far in last 100 years. (SSA)

Samson Numerology :
Personality No. 11. People with name Samson tend to be charismatic, cooperative, intuitive, and have a pleasing personality with a gentle manner. Person with Samson having 11 as Personality number work hard to gain confidence and overcome in-born shyness. As a child, and into your early twenties, nervous energy may have caused you to bite your nails or express your nervousness in other ways. You are extremely sensitive and intuitive. More Numerology

More About Name : Samson

  • It is of Hebrew origin, and its meaning is "sun".

    Samson was a prophet during the time that the Israelites were being attacked by the Philistines. He fell in love with Delilah, who was working for the Philistines, and revealed to her that the source of his strength was his long hair. This was cut off by the Philistines and Samson was captured and imprisoned. He was forgotten for long enough for his hair to regrow, so he was strong enough to pull down the pillars of the Philistine temple and kill the leaders inside.

  • The name was borne in the Bible by the Israeli leader known for his unparalleled strength; he was deceived by his mistress Delilah and captured, but he managed to exact revenge and destroy his captors by bringing down the temple of the Philistines, killing himself in the process.

  • Derived from the Hebrew shimshōn (the sun). Samson was an Israelite judge whose great strength stemmed from his long hair, which as a Nazarite he was forbidden to cut. He was treacherously betrayed to the Philistines by his mistress, Delilah. Var: Sampson.

  • Samson name was borne from the Bible, the Israeli leader known for his unparalleled strength.

Name Analysis of Samson

Character Analysis of Samson : Persons with the name Samson, can be quite ambitious, self-confident, determined and self-reliant and have a strong unyielding willpower and the courage of their convictions. New projects, new ideas and the desire for expansion, all allow the them to go forth with courage, originality and decisiveness.

Love Life of Samson : Persons stood in a certain shyness and therefore a propensity to hide their thoughts even of an intimate nature.

Name Letter Analysis of Samson

S : Persons are a real charmer

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

M : Persons are a workaholic! A high-energy workhorse, Persons don't need much sleep and are very healthy

S : Persons are a real charmer

O : Persons know where the moral high ground is, and always try to take it

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Samson

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Samson is Kumbha and Moon sign associated with the name Samson is Aquarius.

The name Samson has Air element. Saturn is the Ruling Planet for the name Samson . The name Samson having moon sign as Aquarius is represented by The Water Bearer and considered as Fixed .

Normally, people with the name Samson like to work independently. They are easily able to make friends.

Other name options, having Aquarius moon sign are name starting with : Ga, Gi, Gu, Ge, Go, Sa, Si, Su, Se, So, Sh, Sk, Sl , Sm,Sn, Sp, Sr, St, Sv, Sw, Sy.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Samson

The name Samson is suitable for baby born in Shatabhisha nakshatra

Shatabhisha Nakshatra: "Requiring a hundred physicians"

Lord: Rahu (north lunar node)
Symbol : Empty circle, 1,000 flowers or stars
Deity : Varuna, god of cosmic waters, sky and earth
Indian zodiac: 6°40' - 20° Kumbha ; Western zodiac 2°40' - 16° Pisces
Other name options, having Shatabhisha nakashatra are name starting with : Go,  Sa,  Si,  Su.

Famous Name Samson

  • Samson Po'uha

    is a former professional boxer. After turning pro in 1992, Po'uha showed good power, but was often out of shape . He lost to former amateur star Craig Payne, (then 11-8), in 1994, and never became a major contender. He lost by knockout to then-undefeated


  • Marte Samson

    is a former Filipino basketball player. He played college ball for the Ateneo de Manila University, where he won a championship in 1969, before moving on to play basketball for the Elizalde & Co. team of the Manila Industrial and Commercial Athletic Assoc


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