Samson is a Hebrew name that is likely derived from Shimshon. Meaning "sun," Samson is an Old Testament name that references a biblical figure who had superhuman strength. In recent years, the name has been steadily increasing in popularity in the United States.
Similar Names: Sam, Sampson
Famous Samson Names: Samson Kandie (Kenyan long distance runner), Samson Abramsky (British computer scientist)