Tamar Name Meaning & Origin

Tamar

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Origin of the name Tamara:

Tamara is a Russian cognate of the Hebrew Tamar (date palm, a palm tree). Tamar is borne in the Bible by the daughter-in-law of Judah and mother of his twin sons, and by King David's daughter who was raped by Amnon her half brother.

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A Hebrew name meaning "palm tree"
There's two Tamars in the Bible - one was the daughter-in-law of Judah.
The other Tamar was the daughter of King David.

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