Tamra

First Name
14k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tamra

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  • A submission from Pennsylvania, United States says the name Tamra means "Palm tree" and is of Hebrew origin.
  • A user from New Jersey, United States says the name Tamra means "Tree".

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  1. A female given name, a rare nonstandard spelling of Tamara.

Notable Persons Named Tamra

Tamra Davis is a film director, music video director, and television director. Her ongoing career started in 1986. Tamra was born on January 22nd, 1962 in Studio City, California, U.S.

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Tamra Mercieca is a relationship and self-love therapist, author, and founder of getting naked pty ltd. Tamra was born on September 29th, 1980 in Kyneton, Victoria, Australia.

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How popular is the baby name Tamra in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1937 6 6 0
1939 9 9 0
1940 39 39 0
1941 17 17 0
1942 26 26 0
1943 27 27 0
1944 24 24 0
1945 23 23 0
1946 27 27 0
1947 45 45 0
1948 49 49 0
1949 54 54 0
1950 47 47 0
1951 53 53 0
1952 62 62 0
1953 59 59 0
1954 75 75 0
1955 69 69 0
1956 84 84 0
1957 244 244 0
1958 587 587 0
1959 824 824 0
1960 565 565 0
1961 493 493 0
1962 453 453 0
1963 506 506 0
1964 472 472 0
1965 394 394 0
1966 424 424 0
1967 407 407 0
1968 463 458 5
1969 567 567 0
1970 524 524 0
1971 390 390 0
1972 347 347 0
1973 295 295 0
1974 325 325 0
1975 276 276 0
1976 246 246 0
1977 214 214 0
1978 215 215 0
1979 248 248 0
1980 220 220 0
1981 228 228 0
1982 208 208 0
1983 200 200 0
1984 216 216 0
1985 217 217 0
1986 224 224 0
1987 192 192 0
1988 169 169 0
1989 151 151 0
1990 145 145 0
1991 134 134 0
1992 124 124 0
1993 87 87 0
1994 101 101 0
1995 99 99 0
1996 79 79 0
1997 56 56 0
1998 64 64 0
1999 59 59 0
2000 53 53 0
2001 42 42 0
2002 53 53 0
2003 49 49 0
2004 50 50 0
2005 28 28 0
2006 31 31 0
2007 33 33 0
2008 20 20 0
2009 14 14 0
2010 19 19 0
2011 14 14 0
2012 9 9 0
2013 9 9 0
2014 14 14 0
2015 10 10 0
2016 7 7 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Tamra

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Tamra as a first name

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Common last names for Tamra

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Fun Facts about the name Tamra

  • How Popular is the name Tamra? Tamra is the 2,100th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tamra have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 13,702 babies born with the first name Tamra in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tamra to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tamra? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1937 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Tamra first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tamra is Monday, June 15th, 1891.
  • What year had the most people named Tamra born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tamra was in 1959 with a total of 824 babies.
  • Random Tamra Factoid: According to the 1967 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tamra ranks 106th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 6 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 1967.
  • Weird things about the name Tamra: Your name in reverse order is Armat. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rmtaa. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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