Tamela name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Tamela mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Tamela

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Zimbabwe says the name Tamela means "Sweet,supportive,intelligent,faithful,loyal".
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Notable Persons Named Tamela

Notable Persons Named Tamela

Tamela Mann

Tamela Mann is a singer, actress, and actor. Her ongoing career started in 1992. Tamela was given the name Tamela Jean Johnson on June 9th, 1966 in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.

Tamela Damico

Tamela was born in 1976.


Fun Facts about the name Tamela

  • How Popular is the name Tamela? Tamela is the 3,141st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tamela have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,187 babies born with the first name Tamela in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tamela to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tamela? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Tamela first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tamela is Wednesday, July 3rd, 1946.
  • What year had the most people named Tamela born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tamela was in 1959 with a total of 390 babies.
  • Random Tamela Factoid: According to the 1962 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tamela is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 15 babies in Texas have the same name in 1962.
  • Weird things about the name Tamela: The name spelled backwards is Alemat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Amatel. How do you pronounce that?
  • Tamela name meaning

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