in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Japanese
- Meaning: Jewel
- #7967 All Time
Pronunciation of Tama
How popular is the name "Tama" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Tama? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,439 babies born with the name Tama in the United States. That's more than enough Tamas to occupy the territory of Tokelau (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,411 (as of October 18, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1919 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tama" was in 1959 with a total of 97 babies.
According to the 1958 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tama" is not a popular baby girl's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 1958. Across the entire United States a total of only 91 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Tama popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Tama in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Tama" mean? The list below shows the origins of Tama as well as things modernly associated with the name Tama such as celebrities named Tama.
Origin and Meaning of Tama
The name "Tama" is of Japanese origin, and it means "Jewel". It's a name commonly given to girls.
T is for treasure, that of your friendship.
A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.
M is for melody, the song of life.
A is for agreeable, the best side of you!
Your name in reverse order is "Amat". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Maat". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Tama born Nov 9, 1923
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Germany approximately on 1025. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.
As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Name poster for Tama
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