Gender: Female Origin of Pam: Diminutive of Pamela

Pam Origin and Meaning

The name Pam is a girl's name of English origin.

This mild-mannered short form was Queen of the Prom in the fifties and sixties, but today is mostly heard on TV's The Office (and of course as one of the founders of Nameberry).

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Eirini170 Says:


I like Pam, but I don't like Pamela :/

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


This is a great name