Camilla

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin Camilla, feminine form of old Roman family name Camillus, of obscure and probably non-Latin origin.

Proper noun[edit]

Camilla (plural Camillas)

  1. A warrior Queen of the Volscians according to Virgil's Aeneid.
  2. A female given name.

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Danish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Camilla.

Proper noun[edit]

Camilla

  1. A female given name.

References[edit]

  • [1] Danskernes Navne, based on CPR data: 28 210 females with the given name have been registered in Denmark between about 1890 (=the population alive in 1967) and January 2005, with the frequency peak in the 1990s. Accessed on 19 May 2011.

Italian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Camilla

  1. A female given name.

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Norwegian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Camilla.

Proper noun[edit]

Camilla

  1. A female given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Rarely used in Norway before the 1960s. Popular from the 1970s to the 1990s.

References[edit]

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, ISBN 82-521-4483-7
  • [2] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 13 480 females with the given name Camilla living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1970s. Accessed on April 18th, 2011.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Camilla through literature. First recorded as a given name in Sweden in 1817.

Proper noun[edit]

Camilla

  1. A female given name popular from the 1960s to the 1990s.

References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [3] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 34 686 females with the given name Camilla living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1970s. Accessed on 19 June, 2011.