Tamara

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Gender: F Meaning of Tamara: "date palm tree" Origin of Tamara: Hebrew

Adding a final a to Tamar lends it a more sensual Slavic tone, making it a more popular choice than the original.

Famous People Named Tamara

Tamara Braun, American actress
Tamara Feldman, American actress
Tamara de Lempicka, Polish artist
Tamara Karsavina, Russian ballerina
Tamara McKinney, American skier
Tamara Baldwin, daughter of Led Zeppelin rocker John Paul Jones
Tamara Filipovic, Serbian singer
Tamara Ecclestone, British/Croatian TV personality
Tamara Buciuceanu, Romanian actress
Tamara Taylor, Canadian actress
Tamara Jenkins, American screenwriter, actress and director
Tamara Semyonovna Tsereteli, Georgian singer
Tamara Gee (Tamara Diane Timmer-Gołębiewska) aka Isis Gee, American-Polish singer

Pop Culture References for the name Tamara

"Tamara Drewe," comic strip by Posy Simmonds and 2010 film
Tamara Kaplan, character on TV's 'Awkward'
Tamara Donner, character in "The Sims 3" computer game
Occurs frequently in Russian literature, and notably in a poem by Lermontov. Began to be used in English-speaking countries in the 1930s and attracted the interest of parents in 1970s to a considerable extent

Tamara's International Variations

Tomochka, Tama, Tamarka (Russian) Mara (Czech)