[ 1 syll. cam, ca-m ] The baby boy name Cam is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as KaeM †. Cam is used chiefly in the English and Vietnamese languages, and its origin is English Gypsy, Old English, and Celtic. From English Gypsy roots, its meaning is beloved - in this context, Cam can be used in the English language.
In addition, Cam is a variant of the name Camden (English and Scottish) in the English language.
Cam is also a contraction of the name Cameron (English and Scottish) in the English and Vietnamese languages.
Cam is also a contraction of the name Campbell (English and Scottish) in the English language.
Cam is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Cam, Cameron was the most popular.
† Pronunciation for Cam: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"