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xSamuel
Origin
Hebrew
Pronunciation
SAM-yoo-əl
Meaning
To be able to hear God
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Samuel is an Anglicized form of the Hebrew name 'Shemuel or Shmuel', derived from the Hebrew words 'shama', which means 'to hear', and 'El', which means 'God or all powerful'.

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Samuel L. Jackson - actor
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Samuel Crompton - inventor
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