Sammy

Sammy - A very unique male name



  Sep 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sammy appeared on the charts for the first time in 1914 on position #1283. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sammy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sammy? 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 Sammy. The baby boy name Sammy was given to 74 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1367 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 22,176 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sammy peaked in popularity 71 years ago in 1946 on position 170.



Famous with this name

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Sammy Sheldon
Sammy Stein


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Sammy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sammy is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #921 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,350.

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 Sammy is where you live.


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Sammy origin and meaning

Sammy is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Sammy, pop culture references for the name Sammy and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Sammy

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

Sean / Shawn / Shane / Sam / Shaun / Shannon / Simon / Sammie / Sonny / Shayne /

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
20121367
20111161
20101166
20091136
20081004
20071029
20061011
2005896
2004834
2003780
2002877
2001763
2000795
1999826
1998709
1997776
1996837
1995886
1994702
1993744
1992641
1991673
1990599
1989584
1988621
1987567
1986553
1985574
1984563
1983520
1982513
1981512
1980442
1979480
1978472
1977437
1976419
1975408
1974389
1973364
1972362
1971358
1970371
1969350
1968339
1967316
1966310
1965305
1964287
1963290
1962282
1961278
1960269
1959269
1958261
1957266
1956269
1955251
1954253
1953247
1952242
1951220
1950214
1949202
1948186
1947176
1946170
1945174
1944174
1943184
1942190
1941208
1940214
1939229
1938237
1937244
1936242
1935256
1934270
1933278
1932294
1931293
1930310
1929320
1928336
1927373
1926425
1925512
1924499
1923491
1922626
1921734
1920667
1919690
1918832
1917928
19161749
19151244
19141283

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York921
New Jersey928
Ohio1020
California1053
Florida1159
Texas1288
Georgia1350

Even more about Sammy


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 Sammy 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Sammy?

2 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
1946
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Sammy
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 22,176
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1914
2012 births +74

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