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Gender: Female Origin of Tammy: English, diminutive of Tamara Meaning of Tamara: Hebrew, "date palm tree"

The name Tammy is a girl's name of Scottish, English origin. Tammy and is often added to lists like Girls' Names That End in Y and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

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Made famous in fifties movies as a wholesome backwoods gal, Tammy has now retired back to the boonies.

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Famous People Named Tammy

Tammy Wynette, American country music singer
Tammy Suzanne Green Baldwin, Wisconisn Senator
Tammy Faye Messner, American televangelist
Tamara Lynn "Tammy" Sytch, American pro wrestler
Tammy Duckworth, U.S. Congresswoman from Illinois
Tammy Blanchard, American actress
Tammy Sutton-Brown, Canadian basketball player
Tammy Eloise Jackson, American basketball player
Tammy Lee Grimes, American actress and singer
Tammy K. Bruce, radio host, author, political commentator
Tammy O'Rourke, American child actress

Pop Culture References for the name Tammy

Tambrey "Tammy" Tyree, from "Tammy" movies & TV series
Tammy Swanson, Ron's ex-wives in "Parks and Recreation"
Tammy Swanson, Ron's mother on "Parks and Recreation"
Tammy Banks, from 2014 film "Tammy"
Tammy Larsen, from animated TV show "Bob's Burgers"
Tammy Campbell, character on TV's "Mad Men"
Tammy Gueterman, from animated series "Rick and Morty"
"Tammy's Song," song by Kendrick Lamar
"Tammy," British girls' comic
Tammy, Sarah Paulson's character in the film "Ocean's 8"

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