Name Element SHAMA'

Type Word
Scripts שָׁמַע(Ancient Hebrew)

Meaning & History

Hebrew word meaning "to hear, to listen" [1].

Related Items

Given Name DescendantsIsmail(Albanian) Esmail, Ismaeel, Isma'il, Ismail(Arabic) Samvel(Armenian) İsmayıl(Azerbaijani) 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) Samwel(Eastern African) Samantha, Samuel(English) Samuela(Fijian) Ismo, Samuel, Samuli(Finnish) Ismaël, Samuel(French) Samuel(German) Shmuel(Hebrew) Sámuel(Hungarian) Ismail(Indonesian) Ismaele, Samanta, Samantha, Samuela, Samuele(Italian) Samuel(Jewish) Samanta(Latvian) Samoil(Macedonian) Ismail(Malay) Samuel(Norwegian) Esmaeel, Esmaeil, Esmail(Persian) Samanta, Samuel(Polish) Ismael, Samanta, Samuel(Portuguese) Samuil(Russian) Samuel(Slovak) Ismael, Samanta, Samuel(Spanish) Samuel(Swedish) İsmail(Turkish) Ismail(Uyghur) Sawyl(Welsh)
Surname Descendantsİsmayılov(Azerbaijani) Samuel, Samuels, Samuelson(English) Samuel(French) Samuel(Jewish) Samuelsson(Swedish) Samuel(Welsh)

Sources & References

  1. Strong, James. The Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible, entry H8085, available from
Entry updated May 29, 2020