"Tamara Drewe," comic strip by Posy Simmonds and 2010 film
Tamara Kaplan, character on MTV's "Awkward."
Tamara Donner, character in "The Sims 3" computer game
Tamara "Tammy" Swanson aka TammyZero, Ron Swanson's mother on TV's "Parks and Recreation"
Occurs frequently in Russian literature, and notably in a poem by Lermontov (Demon, about a Georgian princess). Began to be used in English-speaking countries in the 1930s and attracted the interest of parents in 1970s to a considerable extent