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Pamela (Given name)

Pamela is a name for girls. The origin of the name is English. On our website 13 people with the name Pamela rated their name with 4.5 stars(out of 5). So they seem very satisfied! Sometimes people write the name wrong. Abroad this is a perfectly fine name. Pamela is in the top1000 of most popular names on facebook on position 216. A nickname for Pamela is "Pam".
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Meaning of Pamela

The meaning of Pamela is: "Name invented in the 16th century for a heroine of the book 'Arcadia', by Sir Philip Sidney.".


13 people with the name Pamela voted on their name. Please vote on your name too.


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Suitable names

Suitable names for a sister of Pamela are: Anahi, Shirley, Anna, Rita, Patsy. View more suitable names.


Pamela occurs in the following categories:
Baby girl names with 6 letters250 namesGirl names beginning with P89 namesGirl names ending in A250 namesBaby girl names with three syllables100 namesGirl names that are easy to pronounce in English100 namesPopular Polish girl names250 names

Popularity Pamela per year

Popularity of Pamela in the U.S.A.



Pamela 55 years old   14-11-2012
best name ever!
Pamela 66 years old   27-11-2013
I love my name
Pamela 66 years old   27-11-2013
I love my name
Pamela 68 years old   30-10-2018
I love my name. But, people tend to nickname me Pam, which I detest.

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