Meaning and name origin
Camela \c(a)-me-la\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Camela is "helper to the priest". Camela is a variant of Camilla (Latin): feminine of the old Roman family name Camillus, of obscure origin.
Camela is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Camela and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Camila (#41), Camilla (#364) and Kamila (#403). (2014 statistics).
Camela is also pronounced similarly to Cammelia, Kamelia and Kamella. Other suggested similar baby names are Caela, Camile, Camill, Camyll, Carmela▼, Jamela and Pamela▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Camela.