וַתֵּלֶד הָאִשָּׁה בֵּן וַתִּקְרָא אֶת שְׁמוֹ שִׁמְשׁוֹן וַיִּגְדַּל הַנַּעַר וַיְבָרְכֵהוּ ה’
The woman bore a son and called his name Samson; and the child grew, and Hashem blessed him.
Samson’s name in Hebrew is Shimshon. The Talmud (Sotah 10a) explains that the root of this name is the word shemesh, the sun. This is an allusion to G-d, Who is compared to the sun in Psalms 84:12, “Because Hashem G-d is a sun and a shield…”