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Camilo

What does Camilo mean?

Camilo Pronunciation of Camilo [cami-lo] as a boys' name is pronounced ka-MEE-loh. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Camilo is "helper to the priest". Masculine form of Camilla. Could possibly be traced back to the young girls who assisted at pagan religious ceremonies. Saint Camillus de Lellis was a 16th-century Italian founder of hospitals, and is patron saint of nurses and the sick. The name Camilo is also used in Spanish.

Associated with: helper (servant), priest (monk), saint, 16th century.

Variations

Camilo has 3 variants: Camillo, Camillus and Comillo.

Creative forms:
(male) Camili, Camito, ..

(female) Camel, Camica, ..

Middle name pairings:
Camilo Kohen (C.K.), ..

How popular is Camilo?

Camilo is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#18101 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Camilo was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #838 in the U.S. in 2012, and is presently at #951. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Camilo name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Camilo outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Camillo is the only other prominent varying form of Camilo (#951 in 2015). These forms of Camilo were favored as baby names less than a decade ago (median #1419) and are almost as popular today (#1475, 16.8%). Camilo is the most trendy name for newborns in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Camilo, Camillo in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Camilo and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aquilo, Arminlo (see Armin), Berilo, Cadell, Cael, Caeo, Caide, Caile, Cailin, Caily, Cain, Caio, Cairn, Cairo, Caius, Cal, Cale, Calvino, Cam, Camdin, Campian, Camry, Capell, Carel, Carl, Carlito, Carlo, Carlow, Carmeli, Carmello, Carmelo, Carmin, Carmine, Carmino, Caroll, Carvil, Casimiro, Cassio, Cato, Cayo, Cayto, Cecilio, Chico, Chiko, Chill, Chiro, Ciril, Cirilo, Ciro, Como, Cyril, Cyrill, Danilo, Hamil, Hamill, Hermilo, Jamil, Jamile, Jamill, Kamil, Lalo, Laszlo, Lazlo, Manolo, Milo, Odilo, Pablo, Paolo, Philo, Ramiro, Romolo, Saulo, Shilo, Teilo and Yamino. These names tend to be more commonly used than Camilo.

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