Between 1900 and 2019 there were 859 births of Camel in the countries below, which represents an average of 7 births of children bearing the first name Camel per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 2 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Camel   
In Italiano Nome Camel   

Information about the first name Camel

The first name Camel is listed in our categories :The first name Camel has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Camel is the most common is:
FR France
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 5 letters including 2 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Camel

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Camel : Calem, Camle, Celma, Cemal, Clema, Lamce, Lamec, Macel, Malec, Melca

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Camel in sign language

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Origin and meaning of name Camel

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English camel, through Old Northern French camel (Old French chamel, modern French chameau), from Latin camēlus, from Ancient Greek κάμηλος (kámēlos), from a Semitic source, ultimately from Proto-Semitic *gamal-; compare Arabic جَمَل‎ (jamal) and Hebrew גמל‎ (gamál).
Etymology src :
  • From a Cornish word meaning "crooked" - the crooked river.
Etymology src :
  • From Afrikaans kameel
Etymology (Adjective) src :
  • camel (not comparable)
  • Of a light brown color like that of a camel.
  • 1999, New Woman, volume 29, page 212:
  • […] try to select accessories that are in the same color family as your coat," says millinery designer Patricia Underwood. To pick up the weave of a brown tweed jacket, for instance, choose a camel hat and black gloves.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • camel (plural camels)
  • A beast of burden, much used in desert areas, of the genus Camelus.
  • Synonym: oont (India (Anglo-Indian), Australia, colloquial)
  • A light brownish color, like that of a camel (also called camel brown).
  • Loaded vessels lashed tightly, one on each side of another vessel, and then emptied to reduce the draught of the ship in the middle.
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Camel
  • A river in Cornwall, England, which flows into the Atlantic Ocean near Padstow.
Etymology (See also) src :
  • Camelford
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • Camel (plural Camels)
  • A cigarette of a popular American brand.
  • 1942, James Thurber, The Catbird Seat
  • Mr. Martin bought the pack of Camels on Monday night in the most crowded cigar store on Broadway.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • camel (plural camels)
  • (South Africa, obsolete) Synonym of giraffe
Anagrams src :
  • Malec, calme, macle
Anagrams src :
  • Malec, calme, macle
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈkæməl/
  • Rhymes: -æməl
  • Hyphenation: ca‧mel
Middle English
Etymology src :
  • From Old Northern French camel, cameil, from Latin camēlus. Some forms are from or influenced by Old French chamel, chamoil.
Alternative forms src :
  • camelle, kamel, kamell, camell, cammel, camayle, camaile, camaille, cameylle, camele
  • (From Central Old French) chamel, chamayle, schamelle, chamelle, chamell, chamoil
Noun src :
  • camel (plural cameles)
  • camel (mammal of the genus Camelus)
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈkamɛl/, /kamˈɛːl/, /kamˈɛi̯l/
  • (From Central Old French) IPA(key): /ˈtʃamɛl/, /tʃamˈɛːl/, /tʃamˈɛi̯l/
Noun (Descendants) src :
  • English: camel
  • Scots: camel
Old French
Etymology src :
Noun src :
  • camel m (oblique plural cameus, nominative singular cameus, nominative plural camel)
  • (Old Northern French, Anglo-Norman) camel

Popularity of the name Camel

Number of CAMEL births per year

Total births of Camel by country

Births with the first name Camel
1900 - 2019
1922 - 2015
1999 - 2018

Total births of Camel by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Camel

Comments on the name Camel

Personalities with the first name Camel

There is 0 personality with the first name Camel

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Camel

There are 2 actors and actresses with the first name Camel
Camel Driver
Camel Adji

Rankings of first name CAMEL by country

Country ranking (boys)
#1372AR Argentina2015
#28543IT Italy2018
Country ranking (girls)
No ranking of first name CAMEL (female) births over the last year available in each country

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