What does the name Camille mean?

The name Camille is a unisex name. It is from the flower name Camelia and means swiftness of foot.

It is pronounced Kaa-MIY-IY or Kaa-MIY-L. Camille's origin is French. The height of usage was in 2003 where 0.064% of girls were called Camille. It has a ranking of #255 since then. In 2010, it ranked #273 with a usage of 0.062%, it was also the second most popular after Camila.

What does Camille mean?

  • Origin: French
  • Quick Meaning: Swiftness of Foot
  • Number of letters: 7, Those 7 letters total to 28
  • Gender: Girl
  • Latin: Male Variant of Camillus: Temple servant.
  • Latin: Female Servant for the temple.
  • French: Male/ The French form of Camilla or Camillus.
  • French: Female The French form of Camilla or Camillus.
  • Famous bearer: The famous 1936 Greta Garbo film 'Camille'.
  • English: Female Variant of the flower name Camelia.

Positive traits

  • Born leader
  • Hard worker
  • Good at studying for exams
  • Sensitive
  • Good with people
  • Likes peace and quite

Negative traits

  • Has a big ego
  • Does not listen to others
  • Always wants to be in charge

By Flo Saul
Sep 20, 2012