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Tamara Meaning


What does Tamara mean?

The name Tamara is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Tamara is "palm tree".

Tamara is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ta-ma-ra.

The Given Name Tamara

Chic and bold, it is a name considered by many parents.

A valiant name, Tamara possesses great character.

Although unique, your little stylish Tamara, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Tamara falls into the tree name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Tamara Obrovac, Tamara Taylor, and Tamara Tunie.

Tamara Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,797 in baby name popularity for girls with 113 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,557 in baby name popularity for girls with 141 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Tamara Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Tamara has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Tamara to other names.

Tamara Related Names

Variants of the name Tamara include Tamarah, Tamera, Tammara.

The name Tamra is a form of Tamara.

Tamara has the diminutives (nicknames) Tami, Tamia, Toma.

Famous Tamaras

  • Tamara Obrovac ~ Musician
  • Tamara Taylor ~ Actress
  • Tamara Tunie ~ Actress

Tamara Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Tamara.

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Tamara Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Tamara in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Tamara.

Just for fun, see the name Tamara in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Tamara in Nautical Flags page.