- LANGUAGE FAMILY:
- afro-asiatic > semitic > central semitic > hebrew
- NAME ROOT:
- TÂMÂR > TAMAR
- NATIVE NAME ROOT:
- TÂMÂR (תָּמָר)
- This name derives from the Hebrew “tâmâr”, meaning “palm tree, date palm”. The name was given to several women in the Old Testament. In the Book of Genesis, Tamar the daughter-in-law of Judah (twice), as well as the mother of two of his children: the twins Perez and Zerah. According to the Gospel of Matthew, Judah and Tamar are ancestors of Jesus through their son Perez. In ancient Britain, Tamara was the goddess of rivers and streams. The Tamar is a river in South West England that forms most of the border between Devon (to the east) and Cornwall (to the west). The River Tamar derives its name from this spirit.
- tamara, tamera, tammara
- PET & SHORT FORM
Use in other languages
- tamar, tamari
- hungarian - magyar
- tamara, Tamāra
Geographical spread (only living languages)
Popularity & Ranking
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- Numerological Values:
Number 6 is associated with nurturing, sympathy, balance, civic sense and responsibility. People with name-number 6 place high priority on family. They are also willing to shoulder responsibilities and execute them in the best manner possible.
- Chakra Number:
- 6: The number of the Third Eye "Ajna"
Indigo is the color of the sixth energy centre - your third eye chakra. It is the color that opens the consciousness and brings awareness to higher planes and connects us with the spiritual world. Discover the hidden meanings within this deep blue color.
- Color meaning:
The color indigo is the color of intuition and perception and is helpful in opening the third eye. It promotes deep concentration during times of introspection and meditation, helping you achieve deeper levels of consciousness. It is a color which relates to the "New Age" - the ability to use the Higher Mind to see beyond the normal senses with great powers of perception. It relies on intuition rather than gut feeling.
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