Name Element SHEMESH

Type Word
Scripts שֶׁמֶשׁ(Ancient Hebrew)

Meaning & History

Hebrew word meaning "the sun" [1].

Related Items

Other Languages & Culturesšmš(Ancient Semitic) shams(Arabic)
Given Name DescendantsSamson(Biblical) Sampson(Biblical Greek) Shimshon(Biblical Hebrew) Samson(Biblical Latin) Sampson, Samson(English) Samson(French) Shimshon(Hebrew) Sansone(Italian)
Surname DescendantsSampson, Samson(English) Samson(French) Sansone(Italian)

Sources & References

  1. Strong, James. The Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible, entry H8121, available from
Entry updated May 29, 2020