Tamara
Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
tə-MAHR-ə
Meaning
Palm tree
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Tamara originates in Hebrew language and means "palm tree". It is a Russian variant of the Biblican feminine name Tamar. Until today, Tamara remains a very popular name in Slavic languages. In the U.S. it was popular in the 20th century but now it is rather rare. It also means "spice" in Sanskrit.

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Tama, Tamarah, Tamarka, Tamarra, Tamera, Tamma, Tammara, Tammy, Tamra, Tamerra

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