Camillus is a ♂ boy’s name.
Camillus was originally a Roman cognomen, presumably of Etruscan origin.
The meaning of the name Camillus is unsure, but the Roman cognomen Camillus was a name for “a youth employed in religious services” or a “priest’s assistant”. These kids must have both parents living and had to be free status. Because of that, Camillus also means “free born”, “noble” or “honorable”. Besides, the Latin word “camillus” possibly derived from Greek “gamelios/γαμήλιος”, which means “wedding” or “bridal”.
The name Camillus is ranked #9436 overall.
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