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Correct spelling: samuel

Definition of samuel:

( Old Testament) Hebrew prophet and judge who anointed Saul as king

Common misspellings for samuel:

  • samual (56%)
  • samule (11%)
  • sameul (8%)
  • samel (4%)
  • samue (3%)
  • samul (2%)
  • sanuel (2%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
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Samuel

  \s(a)-muel\
 

Meaning: God heard

Origin: Hebrew

Details:
Samuel as a boy's name is pronounced SAM-yoo-el. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Samuel is "God heard". Also possibly as "requested of God", "God's heart" or "God's name". Biblical: the prophet and judge who anointed Saul and David as kings of Israel. The name was used by the Puritans and usage peaked in the 19th century. Opera singer Samuel Ramey; lexicographer Samuel Johnson; playwright Samuel Beckett; author Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain); actor Samuel L. Jackson.

Related names: Kemuel.

Variants: Shem, Sam, Sammie, Sammy, Samuele, Samuello, Samwell.

Examples of usage for samuel:

1) " I'll detain you, then, but a short time, while I write a letter to Sir Samuel Hood," he said. - "Paddy Finn", W. H. G. Kingston.

2) We must look out, in the meantime, that the brig doesn't escape us; for though I have got the information to put Sir Samuel Hood on his guard, the French may obtain it also, and act accordingly." - "Paddy Finn", W. H. G. Kingston.

3) " We have got them, and we must take them at once to Sir Samuel Hood. - "Paddy Finn", W. H. G. Kingston.

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