Meaning and name origin
Damara \d(a)-ma-ra\ as a girl's name is of Greek and Latin origin, and the meaning of Damara is "calf; to tame; gentle". Damara is a variant of Damaris (Greek, Latin); biblical: an educated woman who heard Paul speak at Mar's Hill, the open-air supreme court of Athens.
Damara is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Damara and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Damaris. (2014 statistics).