Given Name TAMARA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Тамара (Russian, Ukrainian, Serbian, Macedonian)
PRONOUNCED: tu-MA-rə (Russian), TA-ma-ra (Slovak), ta-MA-ra (Polish, Spanish, Italian), TAW-maw-raw (Hungarian), tə-MAHR-ə (English), TAM-ə-rə (English)  [details]

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).
VARIANTS: Tamera, Tamra, Tammara (English)
DIMINUTIVES: Toma (Russian), Tami, Tamia, Tammi, Tammie, Tammy (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Tamar (Biblical), Thamar (Biblical Greek), Tamar (Biblical Hebrew), Thamar (Biblical Latin), Tamar, Tamari (Georgian), Tamar (Hebrew)
USER SUBMISSIONS: Tamāra, Tamara

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Entry updated December 8, 2017