Meaning of Camila
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Camila has the following meaning:
A form of Camilla, it is the feminine form of Camillus. Said to have been used in reference to young female ceremonial attendants in Ancient Rome.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Camila is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 297 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In 2009, the name Camila rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 4 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 79 in the Top 1000 charts.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Camila in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Camila is pronounced as keh-mee-luh
Popular Variants for the name Camila: Cama
Common nicknames for the name Camila are: Cami, Millie, Milla
We think the name Camila should fall under the following style category: Everlasting
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Camila to be: Tall and flawlessly beautiful lady
In one word, you might describe Camila as a(n) "beautiful
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The names of some famous persons by the name Camila
(or its variants) are:Camila Bordonaba Roldan
, born on 4 September, a famous actress. Camila Bordonaba Roldan's background: A well known Argentine actress, singer and composer. Bordonaba, nicknamed Cato by family and friends, is probably best remembered for her role as Pato and Camila Bustillo in the 1995 Telefe telenovela, Chiquititas and Marizza Pía Spirito in Rebel's Way.Camila Caroline Finn
, born on 6 November, a famous model. Camila Caroline Finn's background: A Brazilian fashion model. She became famous when in 2005 she won the Ford 'Supermodel of the Year' award at the age of 14.Camila Sodi González
, born on 14 May, a famous actress. Camila Sodi González 's background: A Mexican actress, born in Mexico City, who is the niece of actress and singer Thalía.