Origin of the name SAM.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name SAM.
SAM.f. A nickname for Samantha
(q.v.), probably meaning "captain, champion, or leader."
Samantha Karen "Sam" Fox, an English actress,
dance-pop singer, and model. Samantha "Sam" Ryan, an
American sports anchor. (Wiki)
SAM.m. A nickname for Samuel
(q.v.), meaning "heard of God." (A List of Christian
Names, Their Derivatives, Nicknames and Equivalents in Several Foreign
Languages, 1920). Usage: America, Australia,
Canada, England, France, Ireland, Israel, Nigeria, Scotland, Wales.
Samuel "Sam" Gee, a former English
professional rugby league footballer. Samuel "Sam" Hocevar,
a French computer scientist. (Wiki)