What does the Name Samantha Mean
The popular female name Samantha is known to mean "God Heard". This name is of English origin and became increasingly popular in the 1960's. You can find more information here: http://www.thinkbabynames.com/meaning/0/Samantha
Samantha is the female form of Samuel with the addition of the name Anthea of Greek orgin meaning A good listener or a listener of God.