Names .org

Name poster for Tamara(click to save the high quality version)

in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #526 most popular

What does the name "Tamara" mean?

Tamara (Russian): Palm Tree

The name "Tamara" is of Russian origin and it means "Palm Tree". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

A is for able, for you surely are.

Your name in reverse order is "Aramat". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ramata". 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.

How popular is the name "Tamara" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Tamara? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 130,278 babies born with the name Tamara in the United States. That's more than enough Tamaras to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1917 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tamara" was in 1970 with a total of 4,722 babies. (That's a lot of baby Tamaras)

According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tamara" is not a popular baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 46 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1990. Across the entire United States a total of 1,387 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Tamara popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Tamara in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Tamara

Tamara Ecclestone

Tamara Ecclestone is a tv presenter, socialite, model, and heiress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Tamara was born in 1984 as Tamara Ecclestone in Milan, Italy.


Tamara Taylor

Tamara Taylor is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1991 to present. Tamara was born in 1970 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.


Tammy Sytch

Tammy Sytch is a professional wrestler. Tammy was born in 1972 as Tamara Lynn Sytch in Matawan, New Jersey.


Tamara Dobson

Tamara Dobson is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1969 to 1987. Tamara was born in 1947 as Tamara Janice Dobson in Baltimore, MarylandU.S.


Tamara Mello

Tamara Mello is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1993 to present. Tamara was born in 1976 as Tamara Beccam Mello in Orange County, California, U.S.


Tamara Braun

Tamara Braun is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1997 to present. Tamara was born in 1971 in Evanston, Illinois, United States.


Past life for Tamara born Oct 22, 1946

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 Hungary approximately on 1825. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

What Does My Name Mean? - Have you wondered at one time or another what does my name mean? Knowing the meaning of your name can make you feel more amenable to your name than before.