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GenderFeminine
ScriptsТамара RussianUkrainianSerbianMacedonian
PronouncedPron.tu-MA-rə Russian
TA-ma-ra Slovak
ta-MA-ra PolishSpanishItalian
TAW-maw-raw Hungarian
tə-MAHR-ə English
TAM-ə-rə English
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Meaning & History

Russian form of TAMAR. Russian performers such as Tamara Karsavina (1885-1978), Tamara Drasin (1905-1943), Tamara Geva (1907-1997) and Tamara Toumanova (1919-1996) introduced it to the English-speaking world. It was also borne by the Polish cubist painter Tamara de Lempicka (1898-1980).
VariantsTamera, Tamra, Tammara English
DiminutivesToma Russian Tami, Tamia, Tammi, Tammie, Tammy English
Other Languages & CulturesTamar Biblical Thamar Biblical Greek Tamar Biblical Hebrew Thamar Biblical Latin Tamar, Tamari Georgian Tamar Hebrew
User SubmissionsTamāra, Tamara

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Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute