What does Tamara mean?
(female) Talmara, Tamata, ..
(male) Tamaro, Tamaty, ..
How popular is Tamara?
Tamara is a very prominent first name for females (#229 out of 4276, Top 5%) and a slightly less prominent surname for both adults and children (#116123 out of 150436, Top 77%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Tamara for girls. Tamara was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its top rank of #90 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, and is presently at #1383. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Mara (#695 in 2014), Tara (#912), Tamra, Tarra, Tarah, Tammy, Tammara, Tama, Tamar, Tamera and Tammi are the prominent related forms of Tamara (#1383 in 2014) ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Marra, are uncommon. These relations of Tamara were favored as birth names in the 1960s (usage of 1.8%) and have become much less widespread since, with forms like Tammi becoming somewhat outmoded. Tara is more ubiquitous than the rest, though Mara has become trendy as well.
Tamara▼ is alike in pronunciation to Temira, Temora and Timora. Other recommended names are Amara▲, Babara, Camala, Camaran, Damara, Hadara, Jamari, Kaara, Kamara, Kamari, Kanara, Lacara, Makara, Marmara, Nahara, Pamala, Sagara, Sahara, Samala, Samara, Samaria, Samira, Sammara, Semara, Shamara, Tahira, Tajana, Talora, Tameka▼, Tamica, Tamika▼, Tanaia, Tanaya, Tashara, Taura, Tawana▼, Teara, Tianara, Tiara▼, Tifara and Zahara. These names tend to be less frequently used than Tamara.