[ syll. sa-mat-ha, sam-a-tha ] The baby girl name Samatha is pronounced SAEMaa-THAH †. Samatha's origin and use are both in the English language. Samatha is a form of the English, French, and German Samantha.
Samatha is rare as a baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1989, 0.013% of baby girls were named Samatha. It was #780 in rank then. The baby name has substantially slipped in popularity since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale now. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly related to Samatha, Samantha was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Samatha include Samanta (English, French, and German), Samantah, Samanthah, Sammatha, Sananda (Indian), Sandhiya, Sandhyah, Sandia, Sandiah, Santanna, Santoshi (Indian), Santsia, Santuzza (Italian), Seconda, Secunda, Secundah, Secundus, Segunda (Spanish), Sekunda, and Semantha.
† approx pronunciation for Samatha: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; TH as in "theme (TH.IY.M)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"