name meaning: Sam \sam\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Sam). Nickname of Samuel or Samson, sometimes used as an independent name. "Uncle Sam" has been the personal face of the American government for over a century. Playwright Sam Shepard; actor Sam Waterson; singer Sammy Davis, Jr.
Sam has 4 variant forms: Samm, Sammey, Sammie and Samy.
Baby names that sound like Sam are Sami and Sim.
View a list of the 6 names that reference Sam.