Tamela is an English variant transcription of the name Pamela (English, German, and Italian).
Tamela is also an English variant transcription of Tamara.
Tamela is unusual as a baby name for girls. Its usage peaked modestly in 1966 with 0.020% of baby girls being given the name Tamela. It ranked at #500 then. The baby name has since experienced a marked fall in popularity, and is now of irregular use. Among all girl names in its group, Tamela was nonetheless the most commonly used in 2015.
† Pronunciation for Tamela: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"