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The name Tamara is of Hebrew origin, and means palm tree.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Tamara has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Tamara
Use of the Name Tamara for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
126,587 121,521 35,035 7,778 3,157 1,067 496
The table below indicates the number of times the name Tamara has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Tamara first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1939, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Tamara
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
193987665  
1940515179  
1941589142  
1942649133  
1943586166  
1944522194  
1945527192  
1946440306  
1947420375  
1948441325  
1949417353  
1950406387  
1951375471  
1952357535  
1953346581  
1954328662  
1955329669  
1956323729  
19571911,845  
19581273,403  
19591213,799  
19601253,664  
19611253,724  
19621193,821  
19631113,979  
19641083,804  
19651053,556  
1966983,481  
1967864,004  
1968804,306  
1969784,652  
1970794,719  
1971804,481  
1972843,534  
1973664,280  
1974634,523  
1975773,622  
1976913,087  
1977933,120  
19781052,797  
19791042,887  
19801082,807  
19811152,647  
19821292,359  
19831312,278  
19841252,280  
19851481,992  
19861342,100  
19871601,731  
19881831,528  
19891861,485  
19902091,376  
19912241,263  
19922231,266  
19932691,016  
19942461,129  
19952581,070  
19962871,003  
1997314931  
1998336873  
1999383744  
2000416676  
2001444623  
2002374791  
2003498571  
2004570496  
Totals:  126,587 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Tamara as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Tamara appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 66 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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