Meaning & History
Hebrew word meaning "to hear, to listen" .
Given Name DescendantsIsmail(Albanian) Esmail, Ismaeel, Isma'il, Ismail(Arabic) 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) Samantha, Samuel(English) 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)
Sources & References
- Strong, James. The Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible, entry H8085, available from https://www.blueletterbible.org/lang/lexicon/lexicon.cfm?strongs=H8085.
Entry updated May 29, 2020