in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Russian
- Meaning: Palm Tree
- #526 All Time
Pronunciation of Tamara
How popular is the name "Tamara" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1966||3,491||3,480||11||#98 girl name|
|1967||4,012||4,002||10||#86 girl name|
|1968||4,323||4,308||15||#80 girl name|
|1969||4,664||4,651||13||#78 girl name|
|1970||4,734||4,722||12||#79 girl name|
|1971||4,500||4,485||15||#80 girl name|
|1972||3,548||3,530||18||#84 girl name|
|1973||4,306||4,287||19||#66 girl name|
|1974||4,547||4,524||23||#63 girl name|
|1975||3,645||3,628||17||#77 girl name|
|1976||3,106||3,090||16||#91 girl name|
|1977||3,141||3,122||19||#93 girl name|
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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1965 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tamara" ranks #56 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Washington. Imagine that, 103 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 1965. Across the entire United States a total of 3,578 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 gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Tamara" mean? The list below shows the origins of Tamara as well as things modernly associated with the name Tamara such as celebrities named Tamara.
Origin and Meaning of Tamara
The name "Tamara" is of Russian origin, and it means "Palm Tree". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Tamara Dobson is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1969 to 1987. Tamara was born in 1947 as Tamara Janice Dobson in Baltimore, MarylandU.S.
Tamara Mello is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1993 to present. Tamara was born in 1976 as Tamara Beccam Mello in Orange County, California, U.S.
Tamara Braun is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1997 to present. Tamara was born in 1971 in Evanston, Illinois, United States.
T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.
A is for admirable, you certainly are!
M is for mirth, your laughter.
A is for absolute, for you know your mind.
R is for righteous, you know when you're right.
A is for admirable, you certainly are!
Your name in reverse order is "Aramat". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ramtaa". 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 Tamara born Dec 25, 1995
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Canada approximately on 1200. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.
Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.
Name poster for Tamara
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.