English, diminutive of Tamara
"date palm tree"

Tammy Origin and Meaning

The name Tammy is a girl's name of Scottish, English origin.

Made famous in fifties movies as a wholesome backwoods gal, Tammy was a Top 10 choice from the mid-60s to early-70s, but is now given to fewer than 100 babies per year in the US.

# 840 in the US

Tammy Rank in US Top 1000

Tammy Popularity

Famous People Named Tammy

  • Tammy Wynette (born Virginia Wynette Pugh)American country music singer
  • Tammy Suzanne Green BaldwinUS Senator from Wisconsin
  • Tamara "Tammy" Faye MessnerAmerican televangelist
  • Tamara Lynn "Tammy" SytchAmerican pro wrestler
  • (Ladda) Tammy DuckworthU.S. Congresswoman from Illinois
  • Tammy BlanchardAmerican actress
  • Tammy Eloise JacksonAmerican basketball player
  • Tammy Lee GrimesAmerican actress and singer
  • Tammy K. Bruceradio host, author, political commentator
  • Tammy O'RourkeAmerican child actress
  • Tamara "Tammy" LeitnerAmerican TV journalist and reality TV personality
  • Tamara Kim "Tammy" SuttonBrown, Canadian basketball player
  • Tamsin Tilley "Tammy" BeaumontEnglish cricketer
  • Tammy Wynette GrahamAmerican country music singer
  • Tammy MacIntoshAustralian actress

Tammy in Pop Culture

  • Tambrey "Tammy" Tyreefrom "Tammy" movies & TV series
  • Tammy SwansonRon's ex,wives in "Parks and Recreation"
  • Tammy SwansonRon's mother on "Parks and Recreation"
  • Tammy Banksfrom 2014 film "Tammy"
  • Tammy Larsenfrom animated TV show "Bob's Burgers"
  • Tammy Campbellcharacter on TV's "Mad Men"
  • Tammy Guetermanfrom animated series "Rick and Morty"
  • "Tammy's Song" song by Kendrick Lamar
  • "Tammy" British girls' comic
  • TammySarah Paulson's character in the film "Ocean's 8"