Samara is a girl name and means guardian or protected by God; night talk. It is a Russian name and its pronunciation is \s(a)-ma-ra\. Other similar names and variants include: Sammara, Semara. Samara is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2441 out of 4276) and also a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#78802 out of 88799).

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Famous actors named Samara and their movies

Samara Weaving
Samara Weaving

Born on February 23, 1992

  • Age: 28
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 3

Bad Girl

Directed by: Fin Edquist

Starring: Sara West, Samara Weaving, Benjamin Winspear, Felicity Price



Directed by: Joe Lynch

Starring: Steven Yeun, Samara Weaving, Steven Brand, Caroline Chikezie

The Babysitter

Directed by: McG

Starring: Judah Lewis, Samara Weaving, Robbie Amell, Hana Mae Lee

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Samara a popular name?

Over the years Samara was most popular in 2018. According to the latest US census information Samara ranks #542nd while according to Samara ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Samara?

According to the US census in 2018, 1261 girls were born named Samara, making Samara the #256th name more popular among girl names. In 2018 Samara had the highest rank with 1261 girls born that year with this name.

How common is the name Samara?

Samara is #256th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Samara more popular ?

The name Samara was more popular in 2018 with 1261 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Samara

The last time a baby was named Samara was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Samara?

In 2018 there were 1261 baby girls named Samara.

Who is a famous person named Samara?

There a several famous people named Samara, for example actor Samara Weaving, actor Samara Lee.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Samara?

A famous actor/actress named Samara is Samara Weaving, starring in 3 movies, including The Babysitter and Mayhem.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Samara?

There are 2 actors named Samara including Samara Weaving and Samara Lee who appeared in movies such as The Babysitter and Annabelle: Creation.