Camilla

Camilla - A very unique female name



  Jul 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Camilla, meaning young ceremonial attendant, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #605. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Camilla and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Camilla? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Camilla. The baby girl name Camilla was given to 670 baby girls in 2012, ranking #440 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,109 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Camilla peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 440.



Famous with this name

Camilla Belle
Camilla Power
Camilla Skousen


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Camilla is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Camilla is currently topping the baby name charts in Arizona at position #264 - and is the least popular in Oklahoma at position #839.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Camilla is where you live.


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Camilla origin and meaning

Camilla is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means young ceremonial attendant. To see famous people named Camilla, pop culture references for the name Camilla and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Camilla

We've found the following names that sound similar to Camilla, sorted by popularity.

Camille / Camila / Chanel / Chanelle / Chanell / Channel / Camelia / Camellia / Chenelle / Camile /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012440
2011462
2010514
2009537
2008643
2007730
2006850
2005845
2004962
2003879
20021012
2001966
20001197
19991226
19981187
19971139
19961262
19951148
19941339
19931231
19921656
19911713
19901709
19891395
19881350
19871226
19861321
19851237
19841489
19831107
19821287
19811179
19801313
19791135
1978971
19771358
19761160
19751312
19741100
1973883
19721027
19711000
1970916
1969831
1968897
1967769
1966877
1965820
1964822
1963861
1962989
1961820
1960871
1959905
1958887
19571078
1956998
1955788
1954811
1953881
1952822
1951809
1950692
1949758
1948668
1947732
1946684
1945642
1944493
1943808
1942698
1941625
1940656
1939617
1938808
1937661
1936789
1935724
1934797
1933737
1932694
1931735
1930715
1929726
1928694
1927769
1926762
1925799
1924738
1923631
1922659
1921711
1920695
1919672
1918557
1917753
1916615
1915622
1914889
1913663
1912665
1911623
1910605

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Arizona264
California264
Utah272
Connecticut338
Texas340
Idaho341
Washington348
Florida363
West Virginia369
Tennessee399
Massachusetts405
Virginia429
Minnesota433
New Jersey433
New York461
Nebraska466
Nevada480
Maryland491
Pennsylvania514
Alabama545
Oregon547
South Carolina583
Georgia589
North Carolina600
Illinois628
Ohio670
Kentucky738
Missouri739
Colorado792
Michigan801
Wisconsin823
Oklahoma839

Even more about Camilla


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Camilla a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Camilla?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Camilla
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,109
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +670

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