Sami

Meaning and origin

Sami is a Finnish mixed name. The meaning of the name is God Has Heard.



Where is it used?

The name Sami is mainly used in Hungarian.

How do they say it elsewhere?

Samantha (In English)


See also

In Welsh: Sawyl
In Russian: Samoyla
In Russian: Samuil
In Jewish: Shmuel
In Italian: Samuele
In Hungarian: Sámuel
In Hungarian: Samu
In Finnish: Samuli
In English, French and in the bible: Samuel (M)
In English: Sam
Alternative meanings (Hungarian) God Has Heard

What Sami`s say about their name

The best thing about the name Sami:
Its meaning; supreme.

The worst thing about the name:
Misspelled a lot.

If my name wasn`t Sami....:
I can't imagine having a different name.

The best thing about the name Sami:
It's very unique. I've never met another Sami/Sammy/Samie/Sammi!

The worst thing about the name:
Misspellings, most definitely.

If my name wasn`t Sami....:
I'd still be Sammy. My parents decided on a unisex name, and since I'm a girl, they used the Sami spelling.

The best thing about the name Sami:
I think it's very unique.

The worst thing about the name:
Whenever I go to school and I forget to write my name on my papers my teachers write SAMMY or SAMMI.UGH!

If my name wasn`t Sami....:
If I was a boy my parents would have named me Jack Henry.If I wasn't Sami then I would be Daphne.

Extra information:
My given name is Samantha,but my parents just call me Sami.

The best thing about the name Sami:
It's cute and playful.

The worst thing about the name:
Most people spell it wrong ex. Sammy.

If my name wasn`t Sami....:
I would have been named Alex.

Extra information:
My given name is Samantha but everyone called me Sam apart from my best friend who called me Sami and it caught on and helped to avoid confusion from guys that names were Sam.

The best thing about the name Sami:
It's meaning in arabic is elevated, sublime, or supreme...And the best part is that it fits me well :D

The worst thing about the name:
It tend to be associated with cartoon characters. it's a female name in the US. But the supreme thing totally makes up for it.

If my name wasn`t Sami....:
Mr Supreme

Extra information:
I like it so much I want to name my future son Sami, but that may be too wierd.

The best thing about the name Sami:
that it means: I am hiiiiiigh!!!

The worst thing about the name:
that it means: I am hiiiiiigh!! XD hahaa

If my name wasn`t Sami....:
I can't imagine having a different name. =o

Extra information:
the name is originally an arabic one.

The best thing about the name Sami:
lovely and romantic name, and also easy to pronaunce it

If my name wasn`t Sami....:
Efrem

The best thing about the name Sami:
itz meaning

The worst thing about the name:
possibility of mis use

If my name wasn`t Sami....:
it wud b sultan

Extra information:
i love my name a lot sam

The best thing about the name Sami:
nice meaning( arabic )

The worst thing about the name:
possibility of missuse

If my name wasn`t Sami....:
no idea

More `Sami` links

Sami as abbreviation
Actors named Sami
Sami in the encyclopedia