First name origins & meanings:

  1. Hindi: Lotus
  2. Hawaiian: Precious one
  3. Slavic: Fragrant evergreen tree with fragrant flowers
  4. Irish: Warrior chief
  5. Teutonic: To cover, veil, or hide

First name variations: Camala, Kamali, Kamilla, Kammy, Kamalah, Kameo, Kamea, Kamaya, Kammie, Mea, Maya, Kamila, Kammy, Milla, Kameela, Kamela, Kamella, Kamilla, Kamillah, Kamyla, Kamala, Kamea, Kamilia, Kem

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Dutch and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Dutch and Yiddish kam ‘comb’, hence a metonymic occupational name either for a comb maker or for a wool comber or fuller.
  2. Reduced form of Dutch van der Kam, from Middle Dutch kamme ‘brewery’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a brewery or a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked in one.
  3. Reduced form of Dutch van Kam, a habitational name for someone from Chaam (formerly Kam) near Breda.
  4. Chinese: variant of Gan 1.
  5. Chinese: variant of Jin 1.
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