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Reformation Study Bible – 1 Sam 1:20
1 Sam 1:20

1:20 Samuel. Various meanings of the name “Samuel” have been suggested, including “heard by God,” “he who is from God,” “name of God,” and even “son of God” (as one “given” or “promised” by God). “Saul” is also from the Hebrew verb “to ask,” (8:10 note).