Meaning and name origin
Camille \c(a)-mille, cam(il)-le\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Camille is "helper to the priest". Camille is a variant of Camilla (Latin): feminine of the old Roman family name Camillus, of obscure origin. Very popular name for girls. See also Camellia and Kamilah.
Camille is a very popular first name for females (#488 out of 4276, Top 11%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#23966 out of 88799, Top 27%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Camille for girls. Camille reached its highest rank of #238 in the U.S. in 2012 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Camille and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Camille (#250), Camilla (#364) and Kamille. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).