Camellia - Meaning of Camellia
[ 4 syll. ca-mel-lia, cam-ell-ia ] The baby girl name Camellia is pronounced KaaMIY-Liy-ah- or KaaMIY-LYaa †. Camellia's language of origin is English and Latin, and it is predominantly used in English. English origin: Its meaning is from the element camelia. The first name is derived from the name of the Camellia plant and flower, which is itself named after the Jesuit botanist Georg Joseph Kamel, also known as Camellus.
In addition, Camellia is a variation (English) of Camilla (English, Finnish, German, Italian, Scandinavian, and Spanish).
Camellia is not widely used as a baby name for girls. It is not listed within the top 1000 names. In 2018, out of the group of girl names directly related to Camellia, Camilla was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Camellia include Camelia, Kaimalie, Kamalei, Kamamalu, Caenell, Cainelle, Camala, Camelai, Camila, Camile, Camilla, Camille, Camillei, Camillie, Cammile, Cammyl, Cammyll, Cammylle, Camomyle, and Camyle.
† Pronunciation for Camellia: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)"