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Gender: Girl Meaning: Palm Tree Origin: Hebrew Pronunciation: tah MAR ah Related Names: Tamarah, Tamarah

Tamara: Popularity

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536th most popular girls name in the UK

98 recorded births
in 2012

User rating:  Star: on Star: on Star: on Star: off Star: off ( 3.4 from 166 votes )

Additional information about the name Tamara:

The feminine name Tamara has two separate roots. It can come from the Hebrew biblical name Tamar which means ‘Palm Tree’. It is also found in Indian languages originating from a Sanskrit word meaning ‘Spice’. The Hebrew form is the most usual in Britain.

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