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Tamela - Meaning of Tamela

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Meaning of the name TamelaMeaning of the name Tamela

[ 3 syll. ta-me-la, tam-ela ] The baby girl name Tamela is pronounced as Taa-MEH-Laa- †. Tamela is largely used in the English language and it is derived from Old Greek origins.

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 1967 with 0.019% of baby girls being given the name Tamela. It ranked at #523 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 2012.

Baby names that sound like Tamela include Tamala (English), Tamalya, Tanielle (English), Tonneli, Tumelo, Tamalia, Tonelea, Tawnyell (English), Tenille (English), and Tenley (English).

† 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)"

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