Name: Shmuel

Origin and Meaning of the Name Shmuel

  • Meaning:
    His name is God
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (shmoo EHL)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Shmuel)
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Miscellaneous Info for Shmuel

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  • Used in:
    Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Shmuel is the Hebrew form of Samuel. In the Old Testament, he was the son of Hannah, a prophet and a judge who anointed Saul as the first king of Israel.

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