The name Tamarind is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "date from India". Tamarind and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".
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Though Spice Girl names are in -- Cinnamon, Saffron, etc. -- this Indian spice from the pods of the tamarind tree would prove too cumbersome for a daily diet.