Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Samaritana f. Latin Samaritana 'Samaritan, woman from Samaria'.

The singular instance of this name belongs to a nun, so it may be a conversion name.

Cite as: J. Uckelman, S.L. Uckelman. "Samaritana". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2017, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2017/1/name/Samaritana.