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Gender: Female Meaning of Camila: "young ceremonial attendant" Origin of Camila: Spanish variation of Camilla Camila's Popularity in 2018: #18

The name Camila is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "young ceremonial attendant". Camila is ranked #18 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Girl Baby Names Moving Up Fast and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

The Spanish Camila, pronounced ka-MEE-la, is the fastest rising version of this ancient Roman name, but recent royal Camilla may have helped promote the British brand. In Roman myth, Camilla was a swift-footed huntress so fast she could run over a field without bending a blade of grass. Pop star Camila Cabello used her first name for her debut album.

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Popularity

Camila is #288 on Nameberry

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Camila's International Variations

Cama, Camile, Camala (Spanish) Milla, Kamilka (Polish) Kamila, Kamilla (Hungarian) Camelia (Romanian)

Comments

Rasha Says:

2017-12-05T20:45:30

I've met a Camille. But that's it.

Rasha Says:

2017-12-05T20:45:22

I have never met a girl named Camila

Wolfcat Says:

2017-01-29T17:37:46

I love Camila for 2 reasons: 1. Because I like the sound of it. 2. Because my best friend has that name.

Soruru Says:

2016-08-19T23:22:34

I know SO MANY girls around my age with this name, probably more than thirty... It's way too overused.

KibaTalutah Says:

2014-03-25T06:16:02

How I pronounce:
Camila - cuh my luh
Camilla - cuh mill uh
Camille - cuh meel

I also like the nickname Mila, but I don't pronounce it the normal way I say it as "my luh" because that's all I see when I read it.