The name Camellia is a girl's name . Camellia and is often added to lists like Flower Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Best name or combo from previous poster's signature!".
From the experts:
Camellia is an exotic flower name with distinct roots related to the Camille/Camila group and has varied associations to the moon, water, wealth and perfection. It could be thought of as a floral replacement for Amelia.
The attractive flowering tree was named by Linnaeus for the Moravian Jesuit botanist Georg Joseph Kamel and has been used, if sparingly, as a first name since the 1930s.
In the language of flowers, the camellia denotes admiration and perfection, and it's the state flower of Alabama. The Dumas novel The Lady of the Camellias is the basis of the opera La Traviata and the Garbo film Camille.
Lists containing Camellia
Camellia in Blog Posts
Camellia in the Forums
16 names similar to Camellia
These 16 names were selected by our users that were looking for other names like Camellia. If you didn't find an alternative name that you like better than Camellia, try our name generator. It allows you to go beyond the similarities of a name, which can provide a lot of inspiration!