Samatha

Samatha - A very unique female name



  Jun 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Samatha appeared on the charts for the first time in 1965 on position #1645. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Samatha and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Samatha? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Samatha. The baby girl name Samatha was given to 5 baby girls in 2007, ranking #5871 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 315,185 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Samatha peaked in popularity 30 years ago in 1989 on position 779.



Famous with this name

Samatha Pearson
Samatha Edwards II


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Samatha is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Samatha is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #3,606 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,606.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Samatha is where you live.


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Samatha origin and meaning

Samatha is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Samatha, pop culture references for the name Samatha and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Samatha

We've found the following names that sound similar to Samatha, sorted by popularity.

Samantha / Sandy / Sandi / Shonda / Shanda / Shante / Shanta / Santa / Shanita / Shawanda /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20075871
20045567
20035353
20023553
20015136
20003201
19992507
19981937
19972281
19962110
19951619
19941734
19931402
19921139
19911016
1990889
1989779
1988801
1987860
1986820
19851003
19841113
19831046
19821166
19811392
19801887
19791424
19781243
19772075
19761239
19751433
19742128
19732014
19712183
19701815
19692805
19681854
19672646
19651645

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas3606

Even more about Samatha


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Samatha a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Samatha?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1989
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Samatha
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 315,185
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1965
2007 births +5

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