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  1. Samantha(ProperNoun)


  2. Origin: First recorded in the U.S.A. in the 18th century. The etymology is uncertain. Most probably a feminine form of Samuel, possibly influenced by Anthea. Other suggestions include the Aramaic noun שמענתא , from ܫܡܥܬܐ. In India, Samantha can be interpreted as a variant spelling of Samanta, from the Sanskrit word meaning "universal, adjacent".


  1. Samantha

    Samantha is a 1992 American film starring actress Martha Plimpton. Though at the time already a film actress for nearly ten years, this was the first vehicle in which Plimpton was the star. The film co-starred Dermot Mulroney, Hector Elizondo, Mary Kay Place and Ione Skye. It was a commercial failure, with mixed critical review. The film was released in the fall and promoted as a romance blockbuster. A soundtrack/score album was released in anticipation of success that never came. The film featured cameo appearances by Robert Picardo and Maryedith Burnell. Burnell had previously played the character of Helen Buckman, mother to Julie Buckman in the television version of the film Parenthood; in the film version, Julie was played by Martha Plimpton.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of samantha in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of samantha in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  1. The Coast Guard:

    Samantha Broberg was found to be missing.

  2. Yiwen Lee:

    My daughter Samantha got glasses in second grade.

  3. Ron Evans:

    For whatever reason, Samantha simply did not desire to pick her up and even pushed Kamina away at times.

  4. Michael Lohan:

    Today, on TMZ, my darling daughter Lindsay was asked for a comment in response to me saying, "Samantha is on drugs!" Lindsay’s only response was, 'look at him!'"I'm Not Obsessed: Michael Lohan Has A Lot to Say (December 27, 2008)7

  5. Michiel Hofman:

    These are very public appointments. You have to be careful of how this affects your image, samantha Cameron is obviously not part of a government, but the public image it portrays is that the UK government is somehow sponsoring the actions of Save the Children and therefore it becomes more difficult to say there is no political agenda behind our humanitarian action.

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